Post Office Challenges Being Addressed

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Challenges being experienced at some post offices across Barbados are being addressed by Government. This assurance has come from Minister of Home Affairs, Adriel Brathwaite, who has also appealed to postal workers to “bear with us”, as work is undertaken. Speaking during an awards ceremony and dinner for retired postal workers at the Sea Rocks Dome, Mr. Brathwaite said Government …

Stamp Issue To Feature Motor Sports

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Philatelists and sporting enthusiasts can soon expect the Barbados Postal Service to release a new Commemorative Issue of four stamps featuring “Motor Sports”. The denominations, which will be available from Monday, June 12, are: ten cents Triumph TR4 June Rally 1970; 65 cents Mitsubishi Shogun Mud Dogs 2011; $1.80 Toyota Starlet Sprint Event 1988; $2.20 Subaru Impreza WRC Sol Rally …

Postal Celebrations 2016

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

The Barbados Postal Service will join global celebrations to mark World Post Day, celebrated annually on October 9, with a month of activities. These activities commence on Friday, October 7, when the General Post Office (GPO) at Cheapside, St. Michael, opens its doors to the public during a Customer Appreciation Day in the Jackie Opel Amphitheatre, from 10:00 a.m. until …

Post Office Hosts Stamp Exhibition

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Stamps issued over the last 50 years in Barbados will be on display at the General Post Office (GPO) from Monday, August 22, until the end of November. During that time, members of the public may visit the GPO at Cheapside, St. Michael, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to view the exhibition. Persons are also encouraged to visit the …

New Commemorative Issue To Highlight Landship

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

The Landship in Barbados will be the focus when the Barbados Postal Service releases a new Commemorative Issue on Wednesday, August 17. The issue features a set of four stamps, a Souvenir Sheet, a First Day Cover and a Souvenir Sheet First Day Cover. The denominations for the four stamps are – A Landship Tuk Band 1970s, 10 cents; The …