Jersey Post & Go overprint to celebrate 50 years of postal independence

A special Post & Go overprint celebrating the 50th anniversary of Jersey’s postal independence will be available during Autumn Stampex 2019. The overprint, which will be printed on Jersey Flag stamps, will vend from Jersey Post’s JE01 series Post & Go kiosk and will read: Jersey Post Celebrates 50 Yrs.

Jersey Post’s most recent Post & Go design Durrell: Saving Primates will vend from the second reel of the kiosk with an exhibition overprint reading: Autumn Stampex 2019.

This year, Autumn Stampex will take place from 11-14 September at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London. For those unable to attend, back office collectors’ strips will be available from Jersey’s B002 kiosk.

Durrell: Saving Primates Post & Go stamps, B002 overprints and philatelic stamp products such as First Day Covers and Presentation Packs will be available to pre-order at www.jerseystamps.com or by contacting the Jersey Philatelic Bureau on: 00 44 (0)1534 616717 or stamps@jerseypost.com. New issue Post & Go stamps and overprints from Jersey Post’s B002 kiosk are now available as subscription items through the Jersey Philatelic Bureau. (Ends)

Guernsey Post at Autumn Stampex 2019

POSTAL INDEPENDENCE OVERPRINT

FOR GUERNSEY’S POST & GO STAMPS

Guernsey Post’s philatelic bureau announces that it will vend Post & Go stamps with a special overprint to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Guernsey’s Postal Independence. The new design will be available at the autumn edition of Stampex, which takes place from 11-14 September 2019 at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London.  

The new overprint on the Guernsey flag stamps, which will vend from the GG01 series exhibition kiosk, will read:

Guernsey Post

Celebrates 50 Yrs

Also available at Stampex is the bureau’s latest issue – the 50th Anniversary of the Guernsey Old Car Club – which will print on the second reel of the GG01 Guernsey kiosk with the following overprint: –  

Autumn Stampex 2019

Following Stampex, back office strips of the overprint designs will be available to purchase from the philatelic bureau. These strips will carry the new series code GGO4 in place of the ‘B’ code and can be obtained by visiting www.guernseystamps.com or contacting philatelic customer services on +44 (0) 1481 716486.

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Jersey Post D- Day

75th Anniversary of D-Day to be commemorated by Jersey Post & Go

A new overprint commemorating the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Landings will appear on Jersey Post & Go stamps from 6 June 2019.

The commemorative overprint, which will feature the words: D-Day 75th Anniversary will be printed on Crest of Jersey stamps from Jersey Post’s JE02 kiosk and Jersey Flag stamps from Jersey Post’s JE03 kiosk from 6 June to 20 June 2019.

Jersey Post’s JE02 series Post & Go kiosk, powered by Royal Mail, is located in Jersey Post’s Broad Street post office in St Helier. The JE03 kiosk is located in the foyer at Jersey Post Headquarters, Rue Des Pres.

A limited number of collectors’ strips featuring the D-Day 75th Anniversary overprint are available to order at www.jerseystamps.com or by contacting the Jersey Philatelic Bureau on:

00 44 (0)1534 616717. (Ends)

If you require any further information please contact Rachel MacKenzie, Philatelic Marketing Manager, on + 44 (0)1534 616724 or email rachel.mackenzie@jerseypost.com