14th September 2020

Over the last two days, I have worked on another part of the British Pacific. The Gilbert + Ellice Islands collection was almost complete, including some high values KG5 stamps…

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12th September 2020

After a nice walk and working on the accounts for August, I got on with some stamp sorting. Having just bought some excellent Commonwealth lots during the week, I started…

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11th September 2020

I have just put into stock a big delivery of Czechoslovakia stamps. These start at the Hradcany Castle issues and go right up to the split between the Czech Republic…

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10th September 2020

It occurred to me that I had not done the usual analysis of the previous month, August. The number of orders handled during August was still way above the pre-covid…

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9th September 2020

More Aussie new issues have arrived. The first is a set of 4 values for the Prince’s Highway, but no self-adhesives or mini sheet. Also present is a set of…

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7th September 2020

Just received the latest new issues from New Zealand. There is a sheetlet portraying Cakes and Bakes with 15 delicacies. They have commemorated Peter McIntyre with 4 stamps and a…

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6th September 2020

I finished off that Commonwealth collection today. It included British Guiana, British Honduras and Ceylon with new items in each with bits of Belize and Guyana. However the biggest lot…

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5th September 2020

More new issues from Australia. Firstly three stamps plus three self-adhesive and a mini sheet showing the Australian Alps. Next in line is a set for Wildlife Recovery. There are…

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3rd September 2020

Having enjoyed working on the Saar yesterday, there was no reason to put off looking at the Danzig and Memel from the same collection. Although the Danzig was very strong,…

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