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All eight The Wars of the roses Special Stamps personalised with your choice of name, address and postmark.
Two Second Class, two First Class, two £1.70 and two £2.55 stamps.
All eight Special Stamps depicting key battles fought throughout the Wars of the Roses personalised with the name and address of your choice.
Each stamp features a painting by leading historical artist Graham Turner.
Choose from two special edition Wars of the Roses postmarks commemorating the first day of issue, 4 May 2021.
The Tallents House postmark represents a Tudor rose made up of the red and white roses. The alternative postmark represents the banners of King Henry V and Edward IV that would have flown at the Battle of Tewkesbury.
An illustrated information card, written by historian Dr David Grummitt, provides a brief overview of significant events along with specifications for the stamp issue.
Two Second Class, two First Class, two £1.70 and two £2.55 stamps presented as four horizontal se-tenant pairs.
Second Class - Battle of Bosworth, 1485
Second Class - Battle of Tewkesbury, 1471
First Class - Battle of Barnet, 1471
First Class - Battle of Edgecote Moor, 1469
£1.70 - Battle of Towton, 1461
£1.70 - Battle of Wakefield, 1460
£2.55 - Battle of Northampton, 1460
£2.55 - First Battle of St Albans, 1455
|Stamp size||50mm x 30mm|
|Design||Royal Mail Group Limited|
|Printer||International Security Printers|
|Perforations||14 x 14|
|Phosphor||Bars as appropriate|
First Day Cover extension: Royal Mail is extending the First Day Cover deadline for this issue due to the uncertainty and restrictions on movement arising from COVID-19. This applies until further notice to First Day Covers ordered directly from Royal Mail as well as to those submitted from Post Office® branches for cancellation at a Special Handstamp Centre.