About Face: Putting A Stamp On It

On 3 November philatelists and collectors across the globe will be waiting to see the Royal Mail’s 2015 Christmas stamp selection. This year they have been created by local artist, David Holmes. Sarah Smith went along to discover more about him and find out what it was like to win this unique commission. “Here’s the first surprise. I was christened Frederick Cecil Holmes, not David. … Continue reading About Face: Putting A Stamp On It