The Royal Mail releases a new set of RAF centenary commemoratives today, along with a host of other related collectable items.
Written exclusively by RAF aficionado Graham Pitchfork. This wonderful collectible includes
All six Special Stamps plus unique Red Arrows Miniature Sheet.
Special feature on the RAF Aerobatic Team.
An authentic Ministry of Defence security hologram and the official RAF100 logo.
An overview of the RAF’s history from its inception in 1918 to the present.
There’s a lot more to chose from too including :
- RAF Centenary Stamp Set
- RAF Centenary Presentation Pack
- RAF Centenary Red Arrows Miniature Sheet
- RAF Centenary Framed Red Arrows Miniature Sheet
- RAF Centenary Red Arrows Brilliant Uncirculated Coin Cover
- RAF Centenary Red Arrows Silver Proof Coin Cover
- RAF Centenary Red Arrows (Brilliant Uncirculated) Coin Cover Signed by the Red Arrows
- Coin Cover (Philatelic Numismatic) Album
- RAF Centenary Prestige Stamp Book
- RAF Centenary Limited Edition Prestige Stamp Book
- RAF Centenary Retail Stamp Book
- RAF Centenary Special Stamps Alternate First Day Cover
- RAF Centenary Special Stamps First Day Cover
- RAF Centenary Miniature Sheet Alternate First Day Cover
- RAF Centenary Miniature Sheet First Day Cover
- RAF Centenary Prestige Stamp Book Alternate First Day Cover
- RAF Centenary Prestige Stamp Book First Day Cover
- RAF Centenary Stamp Souvenir
- RAF Centenary Stamp Sheet Souvenir
- RAF Centenary First Day Envelope
- RAF Centenary Press Sheet
- RAF Centenary Set of Eleven Postcards
- RAF Centenary Framed Set of Stamps
- RAF Centenary Framed Set of Stamps Signed by Graham Pitchfork
- RAF Centenary Framed Set of Stamps Signed by Michael Turner
- RAF Centenary Framed Stamps Signed by the Chief of Air Staff
Some of these items are time sensitive or in limited supplies.
I am not affiliated with Royal Mail, but their shop is likely to be the best place to obtain them from globally : The RAF Centenary RM Store Page.
One interesting side effect of this issue is a short-lived valid usage of some of the new stamps.