Investor alert! No this is not about investing in stamps but a call to those who invested in Royal Mail shares. One of our correspondents reports receiving a communication from Equiniti about the share dividend, with an unexpected new stamp:
Yes, it's the 1st class MRIL coil with M13L code. The previous red coil stamp distributed with the palette change issue (3 January 2013) was coded MA12. This new stamp is numbered 2914R.3 in our system. If we get mint stocks, we will let you know!
UPDATE 12 JUNE: I'm pleased to say that our letters arrived today (but the extra one is already reserved).
UPDATE 18 JUNE: The first of these (to my knowledge) has now appeared on eBay, closed 21 June at £51plus 53p postage - see here.
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