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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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New Issues 2017: Part Six

Recent Irish issues. Centenary of Lions Club International, Centenary of Battle of Messines Ridge and 150th Anniversary of the Death of Thomas F Meagher. I do not usually buy First Day Covers but I bought two of Meagher. I also designed … Continue reading

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New Issues 2017: Part Five

On Thursday 4th May, two Europa stamps were issued. The theme was Castles and the stamps featured Dublin Castle and King John’s Castle, Limerick. I bought a mint set on Friday. And a second set which I sent to myself … Continue reading

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New Issues 2017: Part Four

A new issue yesterday, so I was in Dublin. Four stamps depicting Royal Sites of Ireland. All are at National Rate. The four sites shown are Hill of Tara (County Meath), Eamhain Mhacha (County Armagh), Rathcroghan (County Roscommon) and Rock … Continue reading

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New Issues 2017: Part Three

The latest new issues from Ireland. The annual St Patricks Day stamp and two stamps showing Emojis.

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New Issues 2017: Part Two

Dublin yesterday. Picked up the most recent issues. The annual “Love” stamp was issued last week. It is available in a booklet (ten stamps per booklet). For the benefit of collectors, the Philatelic Bureau sell the stamp in pairs. A … Continue reading

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New Issues 2017: Part One

These are the new Irish definives (mint) which were issued on Thursday 12th January. They were purchased at the Philatelic Counter at the General Post Office in Dublin. There are eight “Stamps on a Roll” (SOAR) which should be available … Continue reading

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