Category Archives: Stamps

Stampa 2017 (National Stamp Exhibition)

Dublin 6th October-8th October 2017. As I have free travel to Dublin, I decided to attend on Friday and Saturday. This is the highlight of the year for Stamp Collectors in Ireland. I only saw two schoolchildren and this was … Continue reading

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New Issues 2017: Part Eleven

Thursday 5th October 2017. PostCrossing. One stamp at “international rate). Ireland joins the list of nations that has issued a PostCrossing stamp.¬†And indirectly, PostCrossing, the organised exchange of postcards has re-vitalised Stamp Collecting. I was briefly involved in PostCrossing and … Continue reading

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New Issues 2017: Part Ten

Thursday 21st September 2017. Urban Street Art. Four stamps all at National Rate. I bought two sets yesterday. In a few days, I will post one set to myself. There is also a premium booklet with four sets of the … Continue reading

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New Issues 2017: Part Nine

The latest New Issues. Secondary Education Act 50th Anniversary (one stamp). National Ploughing Championships (two stamps and a miniature sheet).

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Duplicates for Exchange

  Some duplicates available for Exchange: To be clear, I do not trade on basis of catalogue. These are duplicate stamps and without any real value. I will trade on the basis of 1:1 and a maximum of 40 stamps … Continue reading

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New Issues 2017: Part Eight

Update on new issues in recent weeks. A set of four stamps plus miniature sheet (Railway Stations), Death Centenary of Francis Ledwidge (poet) and Birth Centenary of Jack Lynch (politician).

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New Issues 2017: Part Seven

A new stamp to commemorate the Women’s Rugby World Cup was issued on 13th July. The event takes place in Ireland. The single stamp features Niamh Briggs, captain of the Irish team. I bought the mint stamps and First Day … Continue reading

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