Tag: Isle of Man Post Office

Blooming great rose scented stamps to mark Women’s Institute (WI) centenary

Blooming great rose scented stamps to mark Women’s Institute (WI) centenary

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office has been working in collaboration with the Isle of Man WI Federation to mark the Institutes centenary anniversary celebration with a brand new rose scented stamp issue due for release April 25, 2015. The set of six stamps, marks 100 years of camaraderie and campaigning work, depicts a range of […]

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Isle of Man Post Office issue special postmark cover and align with Onchan School and Astronaut Alan Bean to mark solar eclipse

Isle of Man Post Office issue special postmark cover and align with Onchan School and Astronaut Alan Bean to mark solar eclipse

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

On March 20th, Isle of Man Post Office releases a special limited edition cover to mark the eclipse and, in conjunction with Onchan Primary School, will be hosting a Solar Eclipse Day at the school to celebrate the event. For the first time in 16 years, on March 20th, a partial eclipse with the moon […]

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Manx maritime history reflected on latest miniature sheet

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle Of Man Post Office has produced a stunning miniature sheet featuring four historic Manx vessels painted by artist, mariner and Manxman John Halsall. The issue also marks a number of historic anniversaries from the Island’s rich Manx maritime heritage and is due for release on May 1, 2015. John Halsall was born during the […]

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Pahar Trust Nepal’s achievements and 200 years of Queens Gurkhas marked with special postmark and event

Pahar Trust Nepal’s achievements and 200 years of Queens Gurkhas marked with special postmark and event

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

On February 26, Isle of Man Post Office, in conjunction with the Pahar Trust Nepal and Kirk Michael Primary School, held an event at the school to recognise the achievements of the Pahar Trust Nepal, ahead of the opening of its 30th Isle of Man funded school in Nepal and to celebrate the 200th Anniversary […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE VEHICLE LICENSING LAUNCHES NEW SERVICE

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

In response to customer requests, Isle of Man Post Office vehicle licensing now offers its customers assistance in getting new vehicle number plates produced. The newly launched service which has been rolled out across the Post Office network saves customers time and inconvenience by allowing them to order plates from any Post Office across the […]

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Isle of Man Stamps and Coins representatives prepare for Spring Stampex 2015

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Representatives of Isle of Man Stamps and Coins are getting ready to attend this year’s Spring Stampex, one of the UK’s largest stamp shows, held from 18 – 21 February in London at the Business Design Centre.   Stampex is a well-established twice yearly stamp show organised by the Philatelic Traders Society (PTS), and one […]

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STATEMENT FROM ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE REGARDING RAMSEY AND DOUGLAS POST OFFICE CONVERSIONS

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Following a request from Ramsey Postal Co-operative (RPC) to extend the deadline from 2nd March up to 31st March 2015 for the submission of alternative proposals from affected staff and local authorities for the conversion of the directly staffed offices, the Board has considered and agreed this request today. March 31st is the final date […]

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INTEGRATED MAILING SOLUTIONS (IMS) SUCCESSFULLY TRANSITIONS TO NEW REVISED INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT STANDARD ISO/IEC 27001:2013

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Integrated Mailing Solutions division (IMS) of Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to announce that it has successfully updated its Information Security Management accreditation transition from ISO/IEC 27001:2005 to the new revised ISO/IEC 27001: 2013 standard, following an audit by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) in January. The Information Security Standard which is […]

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Isle of Man Post Office celebrates 175th Anniversary of the Penny Black

Isle of Man Post Office celebrates 175th Anniversary of the Penny Black

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to present its latest stamp issue produced in collaboration with Stanley Gibbons marking the 175th Anniversary of the Penny Black, the world’s first adhesive posting stamp used in the public postal system, and the birth of Edward Stanley Gibbons. The issue is due for release February 17, 2015. […]

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CONSUL GENERAL LI OF THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA TAKES ISLE OF MAN POSTAL HEADQUARTERS TOUR

CONSUL GENERAL LI OF THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA TAKES ISLE OF MAN POSTAL HEADQUARTERS TOUR

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Consul General Li, who heads up the Manchester Consulate of the People’s Republic of China together with his wife Madam Li, Consul Zhao and Consul Wu and representatives from the Isle of Man Chinese Association visited Isle of Man Postal Headquarters for a tour of its operations on Friday January 16. The visit which included […]

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