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

Guernsey Post at Messe Essen

For immediate release – 16 April, 2019                                                              

Guernsey Post & Go DKU (GG03)

at Essen International Stamp Fair

Guernsey Post is delighted to announce that its Post & Go Desktop Kiosk Unit (DKU) will return to this year’s Essen International Stamp Fair, which will take place from 9-11 May in Germany.

The philatelic bureau’s DKU  ‘GG03’ will vend the 50th Anniversary of the Guernsey Old Car Club (50 GOCC) stamps with an overprint message that will read: –

Messe Essen

9-11 May 2019

Guernsey’s philatelic bureau, in collaboration with stamp agency Philagentur, will be located on Stand 1A-60 at the stamp fair.

Bridget Yabsley, head of philatelic at Guernsey Post, said: – “We are excited to be returning to Essen Stamp Fair and to be working alongside our philatelic agents Philagentur.  Essen is always a very popular event in the philatelic calendar and we are delighted that our GG03 desktop kiosk will be returning and vending our new Guernsey Old Car Club stamps.”

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Press enquiries to:

Sarah Amies, pr consultant + 44 (0) 1484 687040/ +44 (0) 7811 133973

Bridget Yabsley, acting head of philatelic at Guernsey Post, +44 (0)1481 733550

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Guernsey to vend Post & Go stamps at Guernsey’s Tourist Information Centre

Guernsey Stamps is delighted to announce that its Post & Go desktop unit (DKU) GG03 will return to Guernsey Information Centre (G.I.C.) in St Peter Port from 1 April, where it will vend stamps with special overprints for cruise ship tourists, visitors and collectors.

The DKU unit will vend the bureau’s latest pictorial Post & Go stamps celebrating the 50th anniversary of the formation of Guernsey Old Car Club (GOCC). In support of the *UPU and UNESCO initiative the overprint ‘Welcome to Guernsey’ will be in Guernsey French with a location identifier.
G.I.C. 2019
Bianvnu à Guernesi

Also working in partnership with Visit Guernsey, an overprint message on the stamps will welcome cruise ship passengers to Guernsey’s shores, which will be updated each time a ship arrives into port. The first strips will vend on 4 April to mark the arrival of the Britannia – the overprint for this visit will read Bianvnu à Britannia