News Archive 2020

Latest update of this archive: 9 April, 2020

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18 April 2020:

31st Thuringia State Philatelic Gathering

UPDATE: This event has been cancelled due to the corona virus situation, but the postmark will still be used at the Philatelic Service Office

The German Post takes part in the 31st Thuringia State Philatelic Gathering with a commemorative postmark showing the Thuringia CoA with its Crowned Lion Rampant.

The event takes place in the Vereinsheim (Community Centre), Breite Str. 3 / Ecke Eisenacher Str., 99084 Erfurt-Schmira on 18 April 2020.

If you would like to send for this postmark, you can obtain it by sending addressed envelopes/postcards franked with German stamps (computer vended postage not allowed) to:

Deutsche Post AG
Niederlassung Multikanalvertrieb
Sonderstempelstelle
DE-92627 WEIDEN, Germany

The outer envelope should be marked with "Sonderstempel nr. 07/048", and must arrive at the Special Postmark Office no later than the last day of use.

Postage rates:
Germany: Postcard EUR 0.60 / Standard letter EUR 0.80
International: Postcard EUR 0.95 / Standard letter EUR 1.10

Reported by Elisabeth Hallsjö

22 March 2020:

63rd Association Day of Lower Saxony Stamp Clubs

The German Post takes part in the 63rd Association Day of the Lower Saxony Stamp Clubs with a commemorative postmark showing the Duderstadt CoA with two Lions Passant Guardant. The event takes place in the City Hall in Duderstadt on 22 March 2020.

If you would like to send for this postmark, you can obtain it by sending addressed envelopes/postcards franked with German stamps (computer vended postage not allowed) to:

Deutsche Post AG
Niederlassung BRIEF Berlin1
Sonderstempelstelle
DE-11508 BERLIN, Germany

The outer envelope should be marked with "Sonderstempel nr. 05/030", and must arrive at the Special Postmark Office no later than the last day of use.

Postage rates:
Germany: Postcard EUR 0.60 / Standard letter EUR 0.80
International: Postcard EUR 0.95 / Standard letter EUR 1.10

Reported by Geir Arveng

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