Philamovie: A great innovative idea by HELVETIA 2022

Philamovie: A great innovative idea by HELVETIA 2022

In order to promote philately among the younger ages, HELVETIA 2022 organisers launched “Philamovie”, a video competition with a philatelic theme. Participation was open to young people under thirty and the only limits set were 300 MB file size and 1 min video duration. The videos submitted have already been uploaded on the exhibition website:  …Read more">https://www.helvetia2022.ch/en/philamovie. …Read more

The Youth Meet at IBRA 2023

The Youth Meet at IBRA 2023

  Within the framework of IBRA 2023 in Essen, the German Philatelic Youth will hold a youth meeting from 26 to 29 May 2023 (Whit Monday). All young stamp enthusiasts from Germany and all over the world are cordially invited to attend. Participants will have the opportunity to slip into the role of a miner …Read more

Record-breaking competition Stamps

Record-breaking competition Stamps

    A staggering 606,049 entries were submitted from 7,479 schools, helping Royal Mail to secure the Guinness World Records title for Largest postage stamp design competition. The previous highest number of entries received for a stamp design competition was 239,374, achieved for Royal Mail’s Christmas Stamp Design Competition held in 2013. Eight designs will be chosen …Read more

Abdullah Usman reports on London 2022

Abdullah Usman reports on London 2022

Abdullah Usman visited Stampex and created a YouTube video of his experience. We hope you enjoy it.  

Stamp Active wins GOLD at London 2022

Stamp Active wins GOLD at London 2022

The Stamp Active Network was awarded a GOLD MEDAL at the London 2022 International Stamp Exhibition for its Website and a LARGE VERMEIL MEDAL for its Activity Books. It is great to see the quality of these being recognised within the world of philately.

StampIT Competition - Around the World with Stamps 2022

StampIT Competition – Around the World with Stamps 2022

Around the world with stamps – 2022 Competition Create a presentation linked to postage stamps. Choose a stamp or set of stamps and create a written or video presentation. Open to ages 5-15 worldwide. Entries to stampit.asps@hotmail.co.uk by 8th April 2022 Full details at scottishphilately.co.uk/moodle Winning entries will receive, where possible, Amazon or equivalent e-vouchers. …Read more

London 2022 Youth Exhibits

London 2022 Youth Exhibits

There has been a change in the arrangements for Youth exhibits at London 2022. These will now be displayed in one group from the first Saturday (19th February) until the following Tuesday only.

“ASK THE EXPERT” AT LONDON 2022

“ASK THE EXPERT” AT LONDON 2022

One of the new features at the London 2022 International Stamp Exhibition on the Stamp Active stand is “Ask the Expert”. This new service, for both new and experienced collectors, allows anyone to ask questions to find out more about Getting Started, Arranging and Mounting a Collection, The Tools of the Trade, Entering Competitions, Computers …Read more

STAMP ACTIVE NEW “STAMP COLLECTING GUIDE”

Stamp Active will publish a new “STAMP COLLECTING GUIDE”, to be launched at the London 2022 International Stamp Exhibition. The Guide has been partly sponsored by the Philatelic Fund and the Spear Charitable Trust. It contains a range of information including how to get started, various aspects of collecting, mounting and writing up a collection, …Read more

FEPA Seminar on Youth Philately at London 2022

FEPA Seminar on Youth Philately at London 2022

FEPA will be hosting a seminar of “Best Practice in Youth Philately in Europe”. The session will be held from 12 noon to 2pm at the London 2022 International Exhibition. The room has still to be advised. The session will cover the background to youth philately in the UK and the development of Stamp Active: …Read more

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