> > Stamps, collectibles & gifts > Gift Shop > Themes > A Proud History
Your shopping basket is empty.
Commemorate 100 years of those whose ceaseless determination led to the vote being finally granted to women over the age of 30 in February 1918. Includes eight Special Stamps, featuring key individuals and events.
Newly created Poppy imagery combined with poignant and thought-provoking poetry, art and photography in our 1917 First World War special stamp issue comprising three 1st class and three £1.57 denominations.
These six First World War 1914 centenary stamps represent the six series themes of Poppy, Poetry, Portraits, War Art, Memorials and Remembrance and Artefacts. Code AS27A
Following the series themes of Poppy, Poetry, Portraits, War Art, Memorials and Artefacts, the Mint Stamps feature David Gentleman’s cameo head of The Queen in Royal Mail Red, echoing the colour of poppies, that most poignant symbol of remembrance.
Beautiful new Battlefields Poppy imagery created especially for this Stamp issue. Images include poignant and thought provoking artefacts and memorials. Perfect as a memento of this important historic occasion.Code AS1590
This poignant Commemorative Sheet recognizes the role played by The Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) in the First World War. The Sheet, marking the centenary of the first ANZAC Day, comprises ten labels with First Class Poppy stamps. Code AV042
This fateful day in 1066 is marked by the Battle of Hastings Commemorative Sheet. 10 dramatic labels beside 10 First Class English Country Definitive stamps map the background to the battle, the engagement itself, and the aftermath.
In 2017 London will get its first new, national museum in over a decade The Postal Museum. Royal Mail have worked together with the Museum to produce a stamp sheet to commemorate this event.
In April 2015 Royal Mail will be issuing a Commemorative Sheet to mark the bicentenary of the birth of Anthony Trollope, who was one of the most successful and respected English novelists of the Victorian era and had a long association with the Post Office. Code AV032
Containing the Special Stamps from all three parts of our Military Uniforms series, this fascinating pack also includes a high quality replica of a Post Office Rifles cap badge. PB408