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GSM Complete December 2015
The complete editorial content of the December 2015 issue
Contents December 2015 December 2015
Contents to Volume 46, Number 7
Newsdesk December 2015
Dates for London2020 announced, new name for the BPMA and Jersey Post's 2016 stamp programme.
Society News December 2015
More reports from the nation's Philatelic Societies.
Diary Dates December 2015
Forthcoming fairs and auctions.
Around the Houses December 2015
News of recent auction results.
New Collector December 2015
John Holman looks at the various stamp issues of Dubai, as well as Dubai-themed issues of the United Arab Emirates, before presenting a seasonal collection of postmarks from towns with a Christmas connection.
GB News December 2015
We see what Royal Mail's 2015 Christmas delivers and reveal the theme for the latest Post & Go release. Plus, discover what's in store with Royal Mail's 2016 Special Stamp programme
Machin Watch December 2015
John Deering explains how Post & Go is quickly becoming a global phenomenon and notes some important changes on P&G issues from Britain's Armed Forces museums.
The Franking System of Great Britain: Part 3 December 2015
Robert Galland completes his review of Britain's franking privilege by highlighting the various handstamps used on covers that breached the stringent regulations.
The Philatelic Exhibitions of London: Europhilex 2015 (Part 3) December 2015
Derek Connell highlights more philatelic material produced during London 2015, including a selection of unique covers and souvenirs.
GB Postal History with a Difference: Addressing Letters December 2015
Don Davies looks at some of the more unusual methods used by early letter senders to ensure mail reached its correct destination.
GB Specialised Supplement December 2015
The latest supplement to the GB Specialised Catalogue.
Postal Stationery Matters December 2015
Peter van Gelder takes the wraps off wrappers, explains why Canada Post is in a tangle with a 2015 card, and reveals how and the much derided Mulready design was revived again in 1940.
Chris Matthews: A Career in Engraving (Part 1) December 2015
Glenn Morgan talks to prolific stamp engraver Chris Matthews about his career and his transition from traditional methods through to 'engraving' on a computer.
Washington Island December 2015
The rare postmarks and cachets from the remote island paradise of Washington Island are examined by GSM postal historian, Steve Pendleton.
German Occupation Overprints of World War II December 2015
Occupation overprints can provide a unique window on history. Join John Moody as he presents an illustrated history of German overprints from World War II.
Prince Albert and Queen Victoria December 2015
To mark the 175th anniversary of the marriage of Albert and Victoria, Edward Klempka highlights postal history items associated with their early years together.
The Postmarks of Benin: Part 2 December 2015
Nicholas Pertwee charts the usage of Benin's single-circle postmarks during the People's Republic and Republic periods.
Coronation To Coronation: Part 2 December 2015
In the concluding part of his almanac of King George VI's colonial issues, Noel Davenhill surveys the post-war stamps produced up to the king's untimely death in 1953.
Stamp Hunting December 2015
Nimrod highlights stamps to keep a collector's eye out for from Singapore.
Competition December 2015
Another chance to win a £50 Stanley Gibbons voucher in this month's GSM competition
Stamp News in Brief December 2015
A summary of recent and forthcoming issues.
Panorama December 2015
Alison Boyd reveals the story behind more new issues, including Malta's Great Siege, the seven new wonders of the world and some tasty Christmas treats from Denmark.
Shore to Shore December 2015
This month, Jersey and the Isle of Man celebrate Christmas, while Alderney commemorates the 70th anniversary of Homecoming Day.
The Unissued Stamps of Morocco December 2015
More fun from the Hedley Adams Mobbs collection.
Catalogue Column December 2015
SG Catalogue Editor Hugh Jefferies talks about a newly listed variety from Barbados and highlights some very interesting items from Rhodesia and Cyprus that could be heading for catalogue status-with a little help from GSM readers.
Catalogue Supplement December 2015
A 15-page update to the Stanley Gibbons Catalogue.
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