United Kingdom : A Celebration

2021 (January 26 2021)

Designed by hat-trick design
Size 60mm (h) x 30mm (v)
Printed by International Security Printers
Print Process Lithography
Perforations 14.5 x 14.5


United Kingdom : A Celebration 1st Stamp (2021) Great Creativity

Great Creativity


In the creative industries too, the UK is a world leader. Britain is renowned for the originality and quality of its contemporary music, with the music industry worth around £5.2 billion annually. The UK has also become one of the world’s leading centres for film and TV production. In the sphere of architecture, cities around the world are being reshaped by British architects. And in the field of literature, British writers are world-renowned.

United Kingdom : A Celebration £1.70 Stamp (2021) Great Industry and Innovation

Great Industry and Innovation


Elsewhere, in the fields of science and technology, Britain stands tall. For example, DNA fingerprinting was perfected in the UK and Britain played a central role in the sequencing of the first draft of the human genome. The UK is a leading light in the digital technology sector, which contributes around £149 billion per year to the economy. The country is also a world leading centre for financial services.

United Kingdom : A Celebration £1.70 Stamp (2021) Great Community

Great Community


Equally as significant is the UK’s long-held sense of community spirit. British people have often come together in celebration, in remembrance and also in hope during times of uncertainty. Indeed, street parties, parades and celebrations for royal anniversaries, major sporting occasions and other national and local events have characterised the British way of life for centuries.

United Kingdom : A Celebration 1st Stamp (2021) Great Sport

Great Sport


Britain is a proud and passionate sporting nation. It is the birthplace of football and cricket, and, in 1948, hosted the first organised competition for disabled athletes. The UK has also produced 10 Formula 1 champions – more than any other country.

Presentation Pack

Miniature Sheet Pack
Pack M26
United Kingdom : A Celebration (2021)

Presentation Pack Cover

United Kingdom : A Celebration (2021)

First Day Cover

Miniature Sheet FDC
United Kingdom : A Celebration (2021)

First Day Cover Insert

United Kingdom : A Celebration (2021)

Miniature Sheet

United Kingdom : A Celebration (2021)

Publicity - First

United Kingdom : A Celebration (2021)

PHQ Cards


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