North East UK news New Prince Philip stamps released in memory of the Duke of Edinburgh PremierLeague-News.Com
PremierLeague-News.Com - Royal Mail has created the set of stamps which can now be pre-ordered
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Royal Mail has revealed four new stamps issued in memory of Prince Philip. The Duke of Edinburgh died in April at the age of 99. His passing sparked global tributes. Now the black and white images which will feature on the stamps have been published, and show various pictures of the Prince over the years. Simon Thompson, CEO, Royal Mail said: ”Throughout adulthood, The Duke of Edinburgh dedicated himself to the service of this country, the Commonwealth and to the many causes he was involved with. "For more than seven decades he was at the centre of our national life. His passing is a key moment in our history which we mark with this set of commemorative stamps”.
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.65 and will be available on general sale from 24 June - a fortnight after the Duke would have marked his 100th birthday.
A new set of stamps created to honour Prince Philip
(Image: Royal Mail)
The set include a: 2 nd Class stamp: HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh taken by the photographer Baron 1 st Class: HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh attending the passing out parade of Prince Andrew at Dartmouth Naval College, Devon. £1.70: HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh at the Royal Windsor Horse Show £2.55: HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh taken by the photographer Terry O’Neill This week, Prince Charles thanked staff at St Barts Hospital, in London, ho looked after his father in the weeks before his death. And the Queen made her first major public engagement since her husband's passing at the State Opening of Parliament.
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