New Royal Mail stamps

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New Royal Mail stamps

Postby steeljam » Fri Sep 02, 2016 07:28 am

A new set of stamps has been issued to mark the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London. They were designed by Judge Dredd comic book artist John Higgins and see the Royal Mail use a graphic-novel style of illustration for the first time
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Re: New Royal Mail stamps

Postby Joolz » Fri Sep 02, 2016 08:52 am

The presentation pack is illustrated in a similar style by another comic book artist, Leigh Gallagher, who also draws primarily for 2000AD.
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Re: New Royal Mail stamps

Postby Muba » Fri Sep 02, 2016 12:43 pm

Refreshing to see a new and distinctive style. Are they trying to lure a younger (by that I mean under 50 :wink: ) clientele with these?
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