Search

Norwich Weather

Sunshine and Showers

Sunshine and Showers

max temp: 20°C

min temp: 16°C

Paralympic gold medal stamps on sale in Norwich

PUBLISHED: 10:07 05 September 2012

Great Yarmouth swimmer Jessica-Jane Applegate's Paralympic Games win celebrated with a Royal Mail gold medal stamp.

Great Yarmouth swimmer Jessica-Jane Applegate's Paralympic Games win celebrated with a Royal Mail gold medal stamp.

Archant

Post offices in and around Norwich have started to sell gold medal stamps in honour of Great Britain's Paralympic Games champions.

It is the first time ever any host country has issued gold medal stamps for its Paralympic winners since the movement was founded in 1948.

The stamps are on sale at post offices including the Castle Mall, Earlham House, Eaton, Colman Road, Fiveways, Upper Stafford Avenue in Costessey, Larkman Lane, Bowthorpe, Fifers Lane, Wroxham Road in Sprowston, Costessey, Taverham, Drayton, Barnham Broom and Hingham. They cost £1.20 for a sheet of two first class stamps.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Norwich Evening News

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists