Year Packs

In December each year, the Irish Post Office issues a Year Pack, an illustrated folder containing all the Commemorative Stamps issued during the year. it is essentially a “face different” collection. Generally speaking stamps that have been issued in (say) sheet, booklet or roll are only issued in one format.

StampBlog5 Year Pack 2010.

The cost of a Year Pack is variable. Anywhere between €27 to €35 is the norm in recent years. The Philatelic Bureau usually retains five years stock of Year Packs. Last year, I bought the Year Packs (2006-2011), which was a major boost to me, having given up Stamp Collecting for more than a decade.

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About John

Dia Duit! Hello. My name is John. I am retired. I live in Ireland. I am on a five year mission to visit every city, town, village and place of historic and scenic interest in Ireland.
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