The first in what we assume will be a new five-sheet series of Smilers Sheets is a surprise addition to an already very busy March 2009 programme. Using the 1st class Northern Ireland definitive the sheet shows 2 panes of 10 castles of Northern Ireland.
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The A4 (297 x 210mm)
self-adhesive Smilers Sheet is
printed in litho by Cartor Security Printing - design details and
All images are Copyright 2009 by Royal Mail.
This is not regarded by Royal Mail as a new issue, so there are no official First Day postmarks available.
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This page updated 1 December 2009
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