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  • Royal Mail Group
    15 May 2018
    Royal Mail celebrates the marriage of HRH Prince Henry of Wales to Ms Meghan Markle with new Special Stamps
  • Four stamps marking the Royal Wedding will be issued on 19 May – the day of the wedding
  • Stamp images are taken from the official engagement photographs taken by Alexi Lubomirski at Frogmore House, Windsor, in December 2017
  • The wedding will take place in St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle
  • The miniature sheet of four stamps is available to pre-order from today at www.royalmail.com/royalwedding2018 and from 19 May at 7,000 Post Offices nationwide 
 
Four stamps marking the Royal Wedding will be issued on 19 May – the day of the wedding
Stamp images are taken from the official engagement photographs taken by Alexi Lubomirski at Frogmore House, Windsor, in December 2017
The wedding will take place in St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle
The miniature sheet of four stamps is available to pre-order from today at www.royalmail.com/royalwedding2018 and from 19 May at 7,000 Post Offices nationwid
The miniature sheet of four stamps is available to pre-order from today at www.royalmail.com/royalwedding2018 and from 19 May at 7,000 Post Offices nationwide Four stamps marking the Royal Wedding will be issued on 19 May – the day of the wedding
Stamp images are taken from the official engagement photographs taken by Alexi Lubomirski at Frogmore House, Windsor, in December 2017
The wedding will take place in St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle
The miniature sheet of four stamps is available to pre-order from today at www.royalmail.com/royalwedding2018 and from 19 May at 7,000 Post Offices nationwide 

Royal Mail today reveal images of the Special Stamps being issued to celebrate the wedding of Prince Henry of Wales to Ms Meghan Markle.

In December, three official engagement photographs were released, taken by New York based photographer Alexi Lubomirski at Frogmore House, Windsor. Two of these were selected for the stamps which are printed in a souvenir miniature sheet.

The engagement was announced on the morning of 27 November 2017 with an annoucncement from HRH The  Prince of Wales.

The wedding wil take place on 19 May 2018 at St George’s Chapel, Windsor, the medieval masterpiece at the heart of Windsor Castle.

The stamps and a range of commemorative products can be pre-ordered from today at www.royalmail.com/royalwedding2018 and available from 7,000 Post Offices nationwide from 19 May.

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Royal Mail Press Office on 15 May 2018.

Natasha Ayivor
100 Victoria Embankment
London EC4Y 0HQ
Tel: 020 7449 8250
Mobile: 07436 280002
Email: natasha.ayivor@royalmail.com    
www.royalmail.com/stamps

Notes to Editors:

About Royal Mail Special Stamps

For more than 50 years, Royal Mail’s Special Stamp programme has commemorated anniversaries and celebrated events relevant to UK heritage and life. Today, there are an estimated 2.5 million stamp collectors and gift givers in the UK and millions worldwide. Her Majesty The Queen approves all UK stamp designs before they are issued.

About Royal Mail plc

Royal Mail plc is the parent company of Royal Mail Group Limited, the leading provider of postal and delivery services in the UK and the UK’s designated universal postal service provider. UK Parcels, International and Letters (“UKPIL”) comprises the company’s UK and international parcels and letters delivery businesses operating under the “Royal Mail” and “Parcelforce Worldwide” brands. Through the Royal Mail Core Network, the company delivers a one-price-goes-anywhere service on a range of parcels and letters products. Royal Mail has the capability to deliver to more than 29 million addresses in the UK, six days a week (excluding UK public holidays). Parcelforce Worldwide operates a separate UK network which collects and delivers express parcels. Royal Mail also owns General Logistics Systems (GLS) which operates one of the largest ground-based, deferred parcel delivery networks in Europe.