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New stamps get Royal treatment


DUBLIN 20/4/17 A new stamp set from An Post celebrates Ireland’s royal heritage and sites from the country’s ancient history.

2017 An Post/ INTO Competition - Winners have the Write Stuff


The 2017 An Post/INTO Handwriting Competition, national awards took place in GPO Witness History today, Thursday 6th April. The An Post/INTO Handwriting Competition asked children to put their best handwriting on show.  The competition has made a big impact on schools this year with over 50,000 children putting their handwriting skills to the test.

Postage rates to increase on Thursday 13th April, 2017


The standard domestic letter rate for items up to 100g within Ireland will increase from €0.72c to €1.00 while the standard international letter rate up to 100g will rise from €1.10 to €1.35.  Increases of between 12% and 39% across the full range of mail services are necessary for An Post to continue to meet its Universal Service Obligation.

An Post Statement


An Post is aware of the reports in today’s media concerning the future of the Post Office network. These reports have not come from An Post.

West meets East as An Post says Noh


Dublin 01/03/2017 The artistic marriage of Japanese Noh theatre and the creativity of Ireland’s greatest poet has been celebrated in a new international stamp released by An Post.