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The Kennel Club of Jersey by Jersey Post!!

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Rating: 3.9/5

Six stamps will be issued to celebrate the 125th anniversary

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published March 16th, 2013

Magyar Posta traditionally celebrates Easter with a stamp release!!

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Rating: 4.4/5

The original motifs of the miniature sheet and the set of stamps with a face value of HUF 85 are from a collection from the start of the last century.

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published March 16th, 2013

Sark’s Gold Postbox by Guernsey Post!

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Rating: 4.2/5

Once in a while something very special happens locally which needs to be celebrated. In 2012 Sark’s Carl Hester’s outstanding achievements in the Equestrian world is something we are extremely proud of.

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published March 15th, 2013

Weddings 2013 by Ireland!

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Rating: 3.4/5

The word ‘wedding’ comes from the root meaning to ‘gamble’ or ‘wager’. The Anglo-Saxon word ‘wedd’ meant that the groom would vow to marry the woman, but it also meant the sum of money, or barter, that the groom paid to the bride’s father for her hand in marriage.

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published March 15th, 2013

Philippines Post celebrates the birth Centenary of Lucio San Pedro with a stamp issue!!

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Rating: 3.1/5

In celebration of Maestro Lucio San Pedro’s 100th birthday, PHLPost released a commemorative stamp for one of the country’s National Artist for Music.

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published March 14th, 2013

Australian Antarctic Territory by Australian Post!!

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Rating: 3.6/5

These stamps continue the Australian Antarctic Territory (AAT) Landscapes series which began with the iceberg issue in 2011.

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published March 13th, 2013

Bird of the Year – Partridge by Estonian Post!

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Rating: 3.9/5

The Grey Partridge (Perdix perdix) is a small bird of the pheasant family who mainly lives in farmland – in fields as well in pasturelands.

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published March 12th, 2013

100 years Lötschberg Railway!

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Rating: 4.4/5

The Lötschberg Railway started operating in the summer of 1913 with the 14.612 kilometre Lötschberg Tunnel as its core element.

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published March 11th, 2013

Faroes SEPAC 2013!!

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Rating: 4.2/5

Here in the North Atlantic, spring, of obvious reasons, arrives a little later than on the European continent. So no wonder that we look forward to springtime and are quite aware of its arrival.

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published March 10th, 2013

Clean Transport in Monaco!!

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Rating: 3.5/5

Monaco’s government has developed mobility and quality travel solutions that respect the environment. The shuttle boat powered by solar electricity, for example, is far more than a simple gimmick for the tourists:

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published March 10th, 2013

Europa ‘Postal Vehicles’ by Denmark Post

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Rating: 4.1/5

The theme for this year’s Europa stamp is “post Vehicles”. the motif, which features post Danmark’s new electric bike,

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published March 9th, 2013