Dr David Sigee being presented with a certificate by Nick Rolfe

Development of the Royal Mail

Recently we were entertained by Dr David Sigee on the subject of the development of the Royal Mail. The talk was very entertaining and the material on show followed nicely on from last month’s Maltese Cross presentation in that it features a lot of early…

Howard Hughes accepting a certificate from Northwich Philatelic Society

A story of the Maltese Cross

Recently we were treated to a display by Howard Hughes of his collection of Maltese Cross stamps and covers, and it didn’t disappoint. The Maltese cross has almost become synonymous with the Penny Black however what many people were unaware of was that the Maltese…