News from the Post office, including new stamp issues, withdrawals and news sheets.

Stamp issue: The Legacy of Jacques Cousteau 1910 - 1997

Issue date: 3rd October 2022

The Legacy of Jacques Cousteau 1910 - 1997, 50p The Legacy of Jacques Cousteau 1910 - 1997, 90p The Legacy of Jacques Cousteau 1910 - 1997, £1.30 The Legacy of Jacques Cousteau 1910 - 1997, £1.60
202211 Mint Stamps (50p, 90p, £1.30, £1.60) £4.30
202212 First Day Cover (with 50p, 90p, £1.30, £1.60 stamps) £5.50

Stamps commemorating the 25th anniversary of the death of diving pioneer Jacques Cousteau.

Designs: 50p - SP-350 Denise - Cousteau's 'Diving Saucer'; 90p - SCUBA diver and underwater scooter;
£1.30 - Another diver and underwater scooter; £1.60 - RV Calypso.

Stamp issue: Vagrant Species Part 3

Issue date: 6th October 2022

Vagrant Species Part 3, 45p, Salvin's Albatross Vagrant Species Part 3, 60p, Eastern Kingbird Vagrant Species Part 3, £1, Great Egret Vagrant Species Part 3, £2, Spotted Sandpiper
202213 Mint Stamps (45p, 60p, £1, £2) £4.05
202214 First Day Cover (with 45p, 60p, £1, £2 stamps) £5.25

Stamps showing some of the non-native species that occasionally turn up on Tristan's islands.

Designs: 45p - Salvin's Albatross (Thalassarche salvini); 60p - Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus);
£1 - Great Egret (Ardea alba); £2 - Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularius);
FDC - Antarctic Fur Seal (Arctocephalus gazella)

New Christmas Cards from the Post Office

200126 : Christmas Card

Party Penguins
Inside: "Season's Greetings"

Price 45p

200127 : Christmas Card

Dancing Penguins
Inside: "Season's Greetings"

Price 45p

200128 : Christmas Card

Berries & Island Tree
Inside: "Season's Greetings"

Price 45p

Withdrawal of 2019 Commemorative Stamp Issues

The first three sets of stamps issued in 2019 are to be withdrawn at the end of June 2022.
5-Jun-2022
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Stamp issue: Centenary of The Death of Sir Ernest Shackleton

Stamps commemorating the centenary of the death of Sir Ernest Shackleton at South Georgia during the 1921-22 Quest expedition. The Quest called at Tristan during its return voyage.
17-May-2022
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Stamp issue: 40th Anniversary of Falklands Liberation

Stamps commemorating the 40th anniversary of the liberation of the Falkland Islands and the tugs of the task force.
6-May-2022
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Stamp issue: Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Stamps commemorating the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
21-Mar-2022
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Stamp issue: 60th Anniversary of Tristan's 1961 Volcano, Part 2

Stamps commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Royal Society Expedition 1961/62 to study Tristan's 1961 volcanic eruption.
2-Mar-2022
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