Thursday 11 August 2022

2132. ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญ St Helena Commemorates Queen’s Platinum Jubilee And Tortoise’s 190th Birthday.


New issues.

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญ St Helena postal service -

2022 (date of issue not yet known) - Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II - 4 stamps. Further details awaited. Rating:- *****.

Post scriptum - Spectre Stamps which are selling these stamps have kindly provided the dates of issue - 

3 June 2022 - Platinum anniversary, 1 July 2022 - Jonathan the Tortoise.

2022 (date of issue not yet known) - 190th birthday of Jonathan the giant tortoise, the oldest living land creature in the world  - 4 stamps and 1 miniature sheet containing a single stamp. Further details awaited. Rating:- *****.

๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ช Jersey Post -

11 August 2022 - Post and Go stamps, Battle of Flowers (additional inscription on previously issued Jersey Flowers stamps) - 6 stamps. See Blog 2130 for additional information.


  1. Since you already have used our images as presented on eBay we can also help you with the issue dates: Platinum was issued June 3, 2022 and the Tortoise was issued July 1, 2022

  2. WK - Thank you. That is very kind and helpful. I am delighted that this gives you free publicity for your business in which you are selling a good range of stamps at very reasonable prices.