We can't show pictures of the Christmas Stamps that Royal Mail have shown in their Philatelic Bulletin, and on their website, and in their stock list - and which are shown on at least one UK website, so I thought you might like to get in the holiday mood with some stamps from other countries.
New Zealand set of 5, 3 of which will also be in self-adhesive form:
I do like the US Magi stamp. Makes a change from so many 'Madonna and Child' stamps.
UPDATE 9 October
Thank you for the many people who have commented on this situation. As the British stamps are now on eBay, here is a link to one of the eBay listings:
The Winter Greenery Faststamps are also available on eBay.
UPDATE 13 October: Just to confirm that different Postal Authorities have different approaches to their philatelic programme (after all, we're often told that nobody else buys special stamps!) here is a Hong Kong set that will be issued on 8 December - 2015 !
here - not just a list but pictures as well.
Bristol undated packet cancels during WW II - During WW II a number of undated packet cancels were used - here are a couple of examples from 1942. The bottom item is an invoice for 30 ft of armoured de...