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Keith at Tregenna
28th December 2018, 05:43 PM
Royal Mail criticised for D-Day stamp mix-up

Royal Mail has withdrawn a stamp design marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day - after BBC News pointed out it showed US troops landing in what was Dutch New Guinea, nearly 8,500 miles from France.

The stamp was due to be released next year in a "Best of British" collection.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46694509?fbclid=IwAR0KXX_iI1U9ucsozL2pOi2WXQjOU4qO XrkFEcR5iTgRlad5KlVLYwjBs9k

Ron B Manderson
29th December 2018, 09:39 AM
Nobody Checked ??
That is why our boffins are Baboons.
Just as daft as the dope in Government that insulted the Artic convoy sailors saying the Atlantic Medal should cover the Russian convoys.
Trouble is they walk beside us .
Ron The batcave