On Monday afternoon Isle of Man Stamps and Coins and key representatives from the Post Office attended the official launch of the Island of Culture 2014 and stamp collection exhibition at the Villa Marina. The exhibition available to the public includes a collection of stamps reflective of eight cultural topics and will last for three weeks.
The talented work of Island-based artist Catherine James is showcased in the first miniature sheet of stamps of 2014.
Sub postmistress of Peel Post Office Angela Joughin has decided to call it a day after 10 years in the role
A year-long festival of the arts will be staged in 2014 to mark the Island of Culture and coinciding with the launch on January 6 will be the release of a celebration issue of stamps.
Monies totalling £1,002 have been raised to date from the sale of Isle of Man Post Office’s Robin Gibb special folder.
A bumper parcel full of clothes has been distributed to children in need living in an orphanage in Nepal thanks to the help of Isle of Man Post Office’s Sponsorship Committee.