Tag: Isle of Man Post Office

40TH ANNIVERSARY OF FIRST EVER COMMERCIAL CONCORDE FLIGHT TAKES OFF WITH SIGNED COVER

40TH ANNIVERSARY OF FIRST EVER COMMERCIAL CONCORDE FLIGHT TAKES OFF WITH SIGNED COVER

| January 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office has produced a stunning limited edition cover to mark the 40th anniversary of the first ever commercial Concorde flight. This special cover, which is limited to 500 copies, features high definition images of Concorde’s first commercial flight taking off on 21st January 1976 and the very last touchdown on 23rd […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE CELEBRATES YEAR OF THE MONKEY WITH MINIATURE SHEET

ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE CELEBRATES YEAR OF THE MONKEY WITH MINIATURE SHEET

| January 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to present its first miniature sheet of 2016 which celebrates the Chinese Year of the Monkey. This stunning sheet launches on January 20th 2016 and continues to recognise the Island’s special commercial and diplomatic relationship with China. The Monkey is the ‘ninth’ sign in the Chinese zodiac, and […]

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Royal Aeronautical Society Wilbur & Orville Wright lecture with stamps unveiling

Royal Aeronautical Society Wilbur & Orville Wright lecture with stamps unveiling

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office’s Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) stamp collection celebrating the Society’s 150th anniversary was unveiled at the Society’s Wilbur & Orville Wright (WOW) annual lecture in London on Wednesday (10 December) and coincided with the announcement and presentation of the 2015 RAeS Honours, Medals and Awards. The RAeS WOW lecture was established […]

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POST OFFICE RECREATES LEGENDARY WINTER WONDERLAND SCENE FOR SAVE THE CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL OF TREES

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is delighted to once again exhibit at this year’s Save the Children’s annual Festival of Trees event at Ronaldsway Airport. This year the Post Office has chosen to depict a wintery scene which resonates with the timeless classic novel ‘The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe’, an enchanting tale that […]

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27 COMMONWEALTH POSTS COME TOGETHER FOR THE FIRST TIME IN POSTAL HISTORY

27 COMMONWEALTH POSTS COME TOGETHER FOR THE FIRST TIME IN POSTAL HISTORY

| November 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the first time in postal history, 27 postal administrations within the Commonwealth have come together for a genuine postage purpose to produce a unique stamp sheet to mark the 50th anniversary of the Commonwealth Secretariat and the role as HM The Queen as Head of the Commonwealth.   The first of its kind product […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE HELPS HYPERBARIC CHAMBER IN RAISING £500K TARGET FOR NEW FACILITY

ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE HELPS HYPERBARIC CHAMBER IN RAISING £500K TARGET FOR NEW FACILITY

| November 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office recently distributed a leaflet produced by the Hyperbaric Chamber regarding corporate sponsorship to all Island businesses using its Door to Door service with the support of the Isle of Man Post Office Sponsorship Committee and Communication Workers Union (CWU). The Chamber approached the sponsorship committee for support, and with the […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE SUPPORTS 2015 POPPY APPEAL

ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE SUPPORTS 2015 POPPY APPEAL

| November 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is supporting the 2015 Poppy Campaign. During the Appeal period which runs until November 11 each of the Post Offices vehicles will adorn a poppy and its staff have been encouraged to wear one with their Post Office uniform and attire. The Poppy Appeal helps thousands of veterans, service men, […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE RELEASES DETAILS OF CHRISTMAS POSTAL ARRANGEMENTS

| November 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to announce details of its last posting dates, and opening and closing times across its mails and retail services for the festive period, along with other important information for customers. Airmail bound for Africa and Middle East should be sent no later than December 2, while Cyprus, Asia […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE AND ROYAL AERONAUTICAL SOCIETY GET READY FOR LAUNCH

ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE AND ROYAL AERONAUTICAL SOCIETY GET READY FOR LAUNCH

| October 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office has joined forces with the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) to celebrate the Society’s 150th anniversary with a specially commissioned set of eight stamps capturing mankind’s exploration to the skies and beyond with an estimated time of arrival, January 12th 2016. Established in 1866, the RAeS is the world’s only professional […]

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FIVE FESTIVE STAMPS RELEASED ON 250TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST PRAYER BOOK PUBLISHED IN MANX GAELIC

| October 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

On the 250th anniversary of the first prayer book to be published in Manx Gaelic the Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to present a set of five Manx Christmas Prayer Book stamps. The stamps which are due for release on October 23rd have been specially commissioned by local artist Julia Ashby-Smyth. Each of […]

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