The 1st October 2019 sees Guernsey Post celebrating our 50th anniversary of Postal Independence.
We are delighted to be issuing a vibrant set of stamps that depict some of the key developments since Guernsey became an independent post administration on 1 October 1969.
48p: Guernsey Post rebrand and postboxes are painted blue in 1980.
65p: 1993 local postcodes introduced in line with UK postal system.
66p: Automation introduced in 2003, latest sorting machines installed in 2014.
80p: Electric vans introduced to vehicle fleet in May 2017.
90p: Internet ordering explosion increase parcel deliveries.
98p: 2001 Post Office commercialised, Guernsey Post Ltd move to new headquarters at Envoy House.
|Date of Issue
||1 October 2019
||Joseph Smith (Mojoe)
||48p, 65p, 66p, 80p, 90p, 98p
||40mm deep x 40mm wide
||445 Gummed FSC Securpost 110 GPW
||1.1 x 1.667
50th Anniversary - Postal Independence