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#Stamps

# stamps - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

'That's mad, Ted': An Post aiming to meet Father Ted demand as two months of stamp orders made in two days
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

'That's mad, Ted': An Post aiming to meet Father Ted demand as two months of stamp orders made in two days

Sep 9th 2020, 6:20 AM 33,363 Views 17 Comments

The Father Ted stamps have proven to be a bona fide hit.

# stamps - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

The price of stamps is increasing by 10c next month
# That'll Be €1.10
# That'll Be €1.10

The price of stamps is increasing by 10c next month

Feb 18th 2020, 6:01 AM 23,133 Views 38 Comments

The prices of the stamps will increase on 19 March.

# stamps - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Two new stamps mark 50 years of Thin Lizzy
# Philatelist Lynott
# Philatelist Lynott

Two new stamps mark 50 years of Thin Lizzy

Oct 3rd 2019, 2:20 PM 15,421 Views 20 Comments

Queues formed at the GPO earlier for fans to get their hands on the new stamps.

# stamps - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Tomorrow is the last day to send standard post in time for Christmas
# Getting Close Now
# Getting Close Now

Tomorrow is the last day to send standard post in time for Christmas

Dec 18th 2018, 9:11 AM 9,583 Views 4 Comments

Today is the last day you can send letters to Britain or Europe.

# stamps - Thursday 5 April, 2018

An Post issues stamps honouring Martin Luther King Jr and Nelson Mandela
# Life And Achievements
# Life And Achievements

An Post issues stamps honouring Martin Luther King Jr and Nelson Mandela

Apr 5th 2018, 1:51 PM 6,968 Views 33 Comments

The stamps were designed by Dublin-based design studio Aad.

# stamps - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'I never cost the State a penny, but now they're taking part of my pension'
# Marriage Bar
# Marriage Bar

'I never cost the State a penny, but now they're taking part of my pension'

Jan 18th 2018, 6:00 AM 59,497 Views 53 Comments

Tens of thousands of people are losing out on receiving a full State pension due to rules that were introduced in 2012.

# stamps - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Poll: Do you still send Christmas cards by post?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Do you still send Christmas cards by post?

Nov 16th 2017, 12:45 PM 19,472 Views 39 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# stamps - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Four lovely train stations feature on our new stamps
# Trainspotting
# Trainspotting

Four lovely train stations feature on our new stamps

Jul 20th 2017, 1:03 PM 28,401 Views 43 Comments

Did your local railway station make the cut?

# stamps - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

There will soon be no cap on the price An Post can charge you for a stamp
# No Limit
# No Limit

There will soon be no cap on the price An Post can charge you for a stamp

Dec 6th 2016, 3:09 PM 18,861 Views 84 Comments

Such a move is necessary to protect the daily postal service in operation nationwide, the minister responsible claimed today.

# stamps - Saturday 10 September, 2016

The Netherlands has released some pretty raunchy new stamps
# Philately
# Philately

The Netherlands has released some pretty raunchy new stamps

Sep 10th 2016, 1:32 PM 32,776 Views 45 Comments

The black-and-white pictures of Doutzen Kroes feature on the 10 different stamps, snapped by another Dutch icon, music video director Anton Corbijn.

# stamps - Thursday 10 September, 2015

We're getting stamps that taste like strawberry and smell like mint (seriously)
# Scratch And Sniff
# Scratch And Sniff

We're getting stamps that taste like strawberry and smell like mint (seriously)

Sep 10th 2015, 2:54 PM 9,415 Views 43 Comments

It’s all in order to celebrate our five senses.

# stamps - Friday 29 May, 2015

The price of stamps is going up
# Ah Here
# Ah Here

The price of stamps is going up

May 29th 2015, 5:54 PM 23,097 Views 42 Comments

You’ll need your two cents.

# stamps - Friday 20 March, 2015

Bring these Irish animation stamps to life with your smartphone
# Special Delivery
# Special Delivery

Bring these Irish animation stamps to life with your smartphone

Mar 20th 2015, 1:33 PM 9,604 Views 3 Comments

The stamps feature well-known Irish animations like ‘Roy’ and ‘Give Up Yer Aul Sins’.

# stamps - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Taoiseach's office had to confirm that 'Éire' would NOT be removed from Irish stamps in 1982
# An Post
# An Post

Taoiseach's office had to confirm that 'Éire' would NOT be removed from Irish stamps in 1982

Dec 31st 2014, 7:00 PM 9,637 Views 18 Comments

Questions were asked whether An Post should be given an “entirely free hand” in the designing of stamps.

# stamps - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Weird Wide Web: Freezing eggs, Pac-Man stamps and Apple's latest announcement
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Freezing eggs, Pac-Man stamps and Apple's latest announcement

Oct 19th 2014, 11:30 AM 6,900 Views 1 Comment

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# stamps - Thursday 28 August, 2014

An Post's anniversary tribute to Seamus Heaney is beautiful
# Brill-ately
# Brill-ately

An Post's anniversary tribute to Seamus Heaney is beautiful

Aug 28th 2014, 2:05 PM 9,498 Views 8 Comments

For when you want to rest the squat pen between finger and thumb and, you know, write a letter…

# stamps - Friday 8 August, 2014

Irish Prison Service honoured with new commemorative stamps
# Stamping Down On Crime
# Stamping Down On Crime

Irish Prison Service honoured with new commemorative stamps

Aug 8th 2014, 2:39 PM 5,472 Views 28 Comments

The commemorative run was launched by Justice Minister France Fitzgerald.

# stamps - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

WWI recruitment posters feature on new An Post stamps
# Soldiers
# Soldiers

WWI recruitment posters feature on new An Post stamps

Jul 23rd 2014, 3:37 PM 8,449 Views 59 Comments

The two commemorative stamps are to mark the centenary of World War One.

# stamps - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Home Rule leaders brought together......on a stamp
# Stamps
# Stamps

Home Rule leaders brought together......on a stamp

May 28th 2014, 9:23 PM 9,068 Views 51 Comments

John Redmond and Edward Carson butted heads on whether Ireland should self-govern.

# stamps - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

One post office made stamps to mark the Battle of Clontarf anniversary, can you guess where?
# Isle Of Brian
# Isle Of Brian

One post office made stamps to mark the Battle of Clontarf anniversary, can you guess where?

Apr 23rd 2014, 12:09 PM 12,807 Views 21 Comments

The stamps are a limited edition range.

# stamps - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Finland is getting official gay erotica postage stamps
# Collector's Item
From The Daily Edge
# Collector's Item

Finland is getting official gay erotica postage stamps

Apr 15th 2014, 8:00 PM 17,764 Views 77 Comments

The stamps will showcase the work of artist and illustrator Tom of Finland.

# stamps - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

How many of these retro Irish Christmas stamps can you remember?
# Signed Sealed Delivered
From The Daily Edge
# Signed Sealed Delivered

How many of these retro Irish Christmas stamps can you remember?

Dec 25th 2013, 4:00 PM 2,231 Views 1 Comment

The robin is our favourite.

# stamps - Friday 27 September, 2013

An Post launches 4 new stamps to highlight Ireland's diversity
# Integration
# Integration

An Post launches 4 new stamps to highlight Ireland's diversity

Sep 27th 2013, 7:20 AM 13,619 Views 120 Comments

The stamps show people from outside of Ireland working and living in the country.

# stamps - Thursday 12 September, 2013

An Post's newest stamps honours 'selfless service' of Irish Defence Forces
# An Post
# An Post

An Post's newest stamps honours 'selfless service' of Irish Defence Forces

Sep 12th 2013, 7:45 AM 7,228 Views 128 Comments

The four stamps depicts the four branches of the force: Army, Navy, Air Corps and Reserve Defence Force.

# stamps - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Here's what the JFK 50 stamps look like...
# An Post
# An Post

Here's what the JFK 50 stamps look like...

Jun 5th 2013, 12:50 PM 6,335 Views 9 Comments

The two stamps feature pictures taken during the President’s historic four-day visit to Ireland in 1963.

# stamps - Saturday 2 March, 2013

The Evening Fix...now with added strangely attractive snails
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added strangely attractive snails

Mar 2nd 2013, 7:50 PM 8,560 Views 3 Comments

Here are all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# stamps - Thursday 20 December, 2012

An Post seeks 18 per cent hike on price of stamps
# Inflation
# Inflation

An Post seeks 18 per cent hike on price of stamps

Dec 20th 2012, 1:42 PM 5,621 Views 38 Comments

An Post wants to increase the price of a standard letter from 55c to 65c, the first increase since 2007.

# stamps - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Irish artist's painting to appear on UN stamp for autism awareness
# Autism
# Autism

Irish artist's painting to appear on UN stamp for autism awareness

Jan 31st 2012, 1:50 PM 3,171 Views 1 Comment

Autistic painter Colm Isherwood’s piece is one of just eight chosen for the World Autism Day collection.

# stamps - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

RTÉ to open archives to celebrate 50th anniversary
# Telefís Éireann
# Telefís Éireann

RTÉ to open archives to celebrate 50th anniversary

Dec 27th 2011, 4:15 PM 3,334 Views 10 Comments

RTÉ launched TV50 yesterday to mark the year-long anniversary celebrations.

# stamps - Friday 25 November, 2011

Poll: Which RTÉ TV star would you like to see on a stamp?
# Your Say
From The Daily Edge
# Your Say

Poll: Which RTÉ TV star would you like to see on a stamp?

Nov 25th 2011, 2:32 PM 5,149 Views 77 Comments

Three RTÉ TV personalities have been chosen to front special commemorative stamps – who else on RTÉ TV should get one?

Anne Doyle confirms retirement plans - as she's honoured with a stamp
# An Post
From The Daily Edge
# An Post

Anne Doyle confirms retirement plans - as she's honoured with a stamp

Nov 25th 2011, 2:11 PM 5,170 Views 25 Comments

The much-loved RTÉ newsreader will bow out at Christmas – as she features on a 55c stamp to mark RTE TV’s 50th anniversary.