Tag: Isle of Man Post Office

ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE PREPARES FOR NEXT WEEK’S AUTUMN STAMPEX 2016

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Representatives for the Isle of Man Post Office’s stamps and coins team are getting ready to attend and exhibit at this year’s autumn Stampex, the UK’s largest philatelic show, held from 14 – 17 September in London at the Business Design Centre. Stampex is a well-established twice yearly stamp show organised by the Philatelic Traders […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE ONLY GB POSTAL ADMINISTRATION TO SHOW SUPPORT FOR TEAM GB RIO 2016 ATHLETES

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Monday evening Team GB’s Manx Olympian Mark Cavendish achieved a Silver medal in a hard fought race at the end of the Men’s Omnium event in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Isle of Man Post Office recently released a vibrant Team GB Rio 2016 stamp collection in recognition of Team GB’s participation in the […]

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NEW DOUGLAS POST OFFICE OPENS NEXT WEEK

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The new Douglas Post Office, housed within the former Carnival site in Strand Street, Douglas, will be open for business for the first time next Monday (15th August). The new post office, which is bigger than the current location, will provide customers with a modern facility and will be fully accessible for disabled customers, those […]

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AARDMAN GETS THE STAMP OF APPROVAL

AARDMAN GETS THE STAMP OF APPROVAL

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

On August 12th the Isle of Man Post Office celebrates the 40th anniversary of the Academy Award®-winning studio Aardman with a special collection of stamps, featuring a variety of their most loved animated characters, whilst commemorating six iconic onscreen moments hand-picked by Aardman’s creative team. The collection stars childhood favourites: Wallace & Gromit, Shaun the […]

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THREE NEW LOCAL ARTISTS HAVE BEEN UNCOVERED AT THIS YEAR’S PRESTIGIOUS ART AWARDS

THREE NEW LOCAL ARTISTS HAVE BEEN UNCOVERED AT THIS YEAR’S PRESTIGIOUS ART AWARDS

| July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Holea Cox, Caitlin Barnett and Lucy Pendlebury each won awards and prizes at this year’s annual Norman Sayle Prize for Art competition on June 16, run by the Archibald Knox Society and sponsored by Isle of Man Post Office. Holea Cox, secured the prize for ‘First Year National Diploma’ – overall body of work, Caitlin […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE STAMP COLLECTION MARKS 100 YEARS OF GENERAL RELATIVITY

ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE STAMP COLLECTION MARKS 100 YEARS OF GENERAL RELATIVITY

| July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is honoured and privileged to present a stunning set of six stamps that mark 100 years of Professor Albert Einstein’s general theory of relativity and the work of theoretical physicist Professor Stephen Hawking. The stamps have been personally endorsed and approved by Professor Stephen Hawking together with support from The […]

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British Astronaut Tim Peake to return from space with signed Royal Aeronautical Society/Isle of Man Post Office special 150th Anniversary stamp covers

British Astronaut Tim Peake to return from space with signed Royal Aeronautical Society/Isle of Man Post Office special 150th Anniversary stamp covers

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

British Astronaut Major Tim Peake will return from space tomorrow morning (Saturday) bringing with him seven special stamp covers produced by the Isle of Man (IoM) Post Office with the Royal Aeronautical Society that he signed while on-board his six-month International Space Station (ISS) mission. The special covers mark Major Peake’s journey as the first […]

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CELEBRATE THE RED ARROWS RETURN TO THE ISLAND WITH ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE’S 50TH DISPLAY SEASON STAMP COLLECTABLES

CELEBRATE THE RED ARROWS RETURN TO THE ISLAND WITH ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE’S 50TH DISPLAY SEASON STAMP COLLECTABLES

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

With the world-famous Red Arrows due to return to the Island tonight for their annual TT Festival display there’s never been a better time to get a copy of Isle of Man Post Office’s stunning 50th Display Season stamp collectables. The anniversary collection is available at iompost.com and comes complete with six stamps depicting the […]

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NEW LOCATION UNVEILED FOR DOUGLAS POST OFFICE

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office announces that when the Douglas Post Office operation moves from the current location in July, it will be to a new spacious and dedicated post office situated in the heart of Strand Street in the former ‘Carnival’ site, owned by Mannin Retail Ltd’s parent company Heron & Brearley Ltd. The […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE CELEBRATES THE CHURCHES OF THE PARISH WALK

ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE CELEBRATES THE CHURCHES OF THE PARISH WALK

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to present a set of stamps showcasing the Islands churches on the route of the Manx Telecom Parish Walk using the photography of Manxman Peter Killey. The Parish Walk is an annual event, held on the Island in June and sees walkers of different ages and abilities passing […]

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