June 2022 issue

The June 2022 issue of Stamp Magazine, on sale from May 12, includes these features:

Ukraine Stamps & postal history
Russian, Austrian, German and even British stamps have been used in what is now Ukraine, but a strong national identity has come shining through whenever history has given it the chance

British stamps that never came to be
An excerpt from a new book showcasing the philatelic collections of The Postal Museum focuses on famous and less famous stamps which were planned but never issued

Commonwealth Classics
One of the most memorable issues of Barbados was its tribute to Admiral Nelson in 1906

Early Elizabethans
After four years without a special stamp issue, why did Britain opt to celebrate a scout camp in 1957?

An 1863 cover featuring 12 stamps, at least 22 cancellations and a hint of Shakespearean drama

Devil’s Advocate
It’s not only fishermen who are haunted by thoughts of ‘the one that got away’