Europa: National Birds

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Guernsey Post has produced this special EUROPA issue featuring some stunning photographs taken by local birdwatcher Rod Ferbrache.

The Bailiwick of Guernsey, namely Sark, Herm, Jethou and Burhou, is where the most southerly breeding colonies can be found. By August they leave the islands to spend the rest of the year in the middle of the ocean.

48p: Puffin

65p: Linnet

66p: Bullfinch

80p: Goldfinch

90p: Starling

98p: Kingfisher

PostEurop Birdproject 2019; 24 Members have already joined the Birdproject 2019 and all the stamps in the Birdproject can be scanned with a smartphone- once scanned the song bird can be heard. Download the free Cee-App and scan our Europa Linnet, 65p and Goldfinch, 80p stamps to hear their song.


Date of Issue 1 April 2019
Designer Bridget Yabsley, Photography Rod Ferbrache
Printer Southern Colour Print
Values 48p, 65p, 66p, 80p, 90p, 98p
Process Offset Lithography
Stamp Size 37.5mm deep x 30.11mm wide
Paper Tullis Russell High Reading Yellow/Green Phosphor Gummed Stamp Paper 103gsm
Sheet 10
Perforation 14.4 x 14.615
Cylinder A

Europa: National Birds