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United Kingdom UniversalMail - South East England Souvenir Stamps (International Postcards)
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GENERAL INFORMATION
Country
United Kingdom
Type
Booklet
Class
Air Post
Front Inscription
UK0012 03/11
Issued Date
09/2009
Printer
Jon. Enschedé Security Print, The Netherlands
Printing Method
Lithography
Gum
Self-Adhesive
IN COLLECTION CONDITION
Preliminary
Normal
Condition
Mint Never Hinged - Superb
United Kingdom UniversalMail - South East England Souvenir Stamps (International Postcards)
Private Mail Provider / Private Postal Provider
 
UniversalMail United Kingdom Limited was established through the deregulation of the UK postal industry in 2006. UniversalMail United Kingdom is the premier producer of scenic generic and personalised postage stamps in the UK. UniversalMail United Kingdom’s postage stamps can be used to send postcards up to 10g in weight and 120mm x 235 mm to any destination worldwide.
 
An access agreement with Royal Mail enables any postcard bearing a UniversalMail United Kingdom postage stamp to be mailed through the extensive network of red pillar (post) boxes. These are located throughout England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. All UniversalMail United Kingdom postage stamps are also accepted over the counter at Royal Mail Post Office branches.  Please note these stamps are for use to destinations outside of the United Kingdom.
 
UniversalMail United Kingdom’s clients include tourist operators, regional tourist offices (information centres), hotels, general retailers and souvenir shops.

The stamps are sold in booklets of five, each having a code number, e.g. UKOOO1, and at the top right hand corner the title of the booklet's theme is printed. At the bottom right, next to the booklet code number, the date of issue or intended issue, is printed.

All stamps are self-adhesive with die-cut perforations.

Information from the Sheet (Front)

South East England
Souvenir Stamps
(For) Postcards Only

Universal Mail
United Kingdom

XT500
International Postcard

Photos on stamps:
  1. White cliffs of Dover
  2. All Souls College
  3. Windsor Castle
  4. Canterbury Cathedral
  5. Brighton Pier
UK0012 03/11

Information from the Sheet (Back)

UniversalMail
United Kingdom
Sending your message to the world

International Postcards Only
 
Destination Weight Size
Worldwide, excluding UK & Channel Islands Up to 10 gms Max 120mm x 235mm
 

International Mail Only
Post in any Royal Mail Pillar Box or Post Office

Production Information
 
UniversalMail United Kingdom Stamps
 
Paper: Self adhesive stamp paper weight 196 gms
Printing sheet size: 470x640mm
Printing technique: Offset litho in two separate runs:
Press: Mitsubishi offset press - 
Offset litho stamp side: CMYK phosphor
Offset litho reverse side: Black matt varnish
Perforation and Sombrero-type Euro lock: produced on Heidelberger letter press using 2 die plates
Printed by: Joh. Enschede Security Print, The Netherlands 
 
ISO14001 Certified (International standard for environmental care)
 
FSC Certified
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