In This Issue

Volume 44#07 Jul 23 – Aug 5, 2019, 2019

Royal 2019 exceeds expectations in GTA

A yearly harbinger of summer, the annual convention of The Royal Philatelic Society of Canada (RPSC) welcomed back both sunshine and stamps this June. Beginning June 21 – the first day of summer – hundreds of collectors gathered in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) for the massive three-day show and exhibition co-hosted by the Bramalea Stamp Club, West Toronto Stamp Club and CSN. “This Royal had the best vibe of all the Royals I ever attended,” said Ingo Nessel, a member of The RPSC and Bramalea Stamp Club and president of the Philatelic Specialists Society of Canada (PSSC). Continue reading →

Cutting the ribbon to open Royal*2019*Royale is award-winning Toronto exhibitor Jack Nixon, 10, winner of the 2017 American Philatelic Society 'Champion of Champions' youth event.

Also In This Issue
Numerals top Royal Auction

Canada’s “Numeral” stamps were among the top-earning lots of the recent auction hosted in conjunction with the 2019 Royal Philatelic Society of Canada (RPSC) Convention.

Page 1
Modern stamp printing requires curated conditions, material

As it was 111 years ago, when E.D. Lowe and Thomas H. Martin first entered the looseleaf business in Canada’s capital city, paper remains paramount for Lowe-Martin.

Page 1
Canadian contributions to Apollo 11 celebrated on two commemoratives

A pair of commemorative stamps recently issued by Canada Post to mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission also celebrates the Canadians who helped make the historic spaceflight ...

Page 4
Keep up to date with the philatelic community

Sign up to receive our newsletter.

Canadian Stamp News


Canadian Stamp News is Canada's premier source of information about stamp collecting and related fields.

Although we cover the entire world of philatelics, the majority of our readers are Canadian, and we concentrate on the unique circumstances surrounding collecting in our native land.

Send Us Your Event

Running an event? Send it to us and we will display it on Canadian Stamp News!

Submit Event →

Subscribe To 26 Issues For Just $47.99/year

Subscribe today to receive Canada's premier stamp publication. Canadian Stamp News is available in both paper and digital forms.

Subscribe Now