Tag Archives: SOAR

149 Post Offices Will Close

On 1st October 2017, I blogged a newspaper headline indicating that 400 post offices in the Republic of Ireland. As I indicated at the time this was a scare tactic or negotiating position between an Post and its local postmasters/mistresses. … Continue reading

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SOAR Stamps: The New Postmarks?

As Irish mail is┬átaken to Mail Sorting Centres, it has meant that collecting the postmarks of Irish towns and villages is now pretty pointless. There are maybe 1,400 post offices in the Republic of Ireland. Each one has a unique … Continue reading

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A Soar Point?

I admit I am not a big fan of “Stamps on a Roll”. But I could become a fan. We have now had five series of Definitive Stamps on A Roll. Eight new stamps…Irish Animals and Marine Life…. every year … Continue reading

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