Links

Links to other websites of interest to First Day Cover collectors. We will add further links when we hear about them.

Cover Collecting – Richard Park – Quality First Day Covers, Thematic, Signed & World Covers & Postal History. First Day Covers from early 1900s to date, Commemorative and Definitive issues, some very rare covers and postmarks, also many Thematic and Signed covers.

The Philatelic Traders’ Society – PTS – Dealers with Integrity – Formed in 1929, all members subject to PTS Council & membership approval & agree to abide by a Code of Ethics. Complaints & disputes between collectors, dealers & members are taken up by the Society & this Guarantee of Integrity is extended to all who deal with PTS Members. Their reputation for honesty, integrity & professionalism spans the globe, & the PTS shield is instantly recognised by collectors. 

Barbados Stamps  – Free online resource about the Stamps and First Day Covers of Barbados.

BFDC – British First Day Covers, over 8000 items online of which 3500 are illustrated. Weekly discounts and all the latest issues.

Bletchley Park Post Office – Full database of Bletchley Park Post Office Official Covers, including ordering facilities and other features.

Buckingham Covers – Complete range of Buckingham Official First Day Covers.

Cardiff Philatelic Society – Founded in 1899. If you collect or are interested in Stamps, Postcards or Postal History & live in the Cardiff area, why not go along to their meetings?

CDS Covers Direct – Chris Sutcliffe – Low cost First Day CDS covers for new UK stamp issues with ordering on-line. Special covers produced relating to the stamp issue & the CDS selected. Very often, their extensive research produces exclusive CDS.

CoverCraft – Richard Dean – Personal collection of CoverCraft official First Day Covers, including most of the signed copies, as issued originally by CoverCraft, as well as later versions where he was fortunate enough to get a signature.

Day One Covers – If you collect Benham first day covers, this web-site is the place for you.

GB Cover Collector – Geoff Childs – Aiming with the help of other collectors, to become the definitive website to research & visually reference Illustrated Special Event Covers (Commemorative or Souvenir Covers), Slogan Covers & Postmarks.

Modern British Philatelic Circle – Modern GB QEII philately

Royal Engineer First Day Covers – Online resource, displaying covers relating to the Corps of Royal Engineers.

Wardrop & Co. Limited – Specialists in Philatelic Insurance.