Curious stories, personal passions and behind-the-scenes exclusives await in our museum blog:
Who forged stamps on telegrams at the Telegraph Office in the London Stock Exchange in 1872? Deputy Curator Georgina investigates.
Get your Christmas shopping sorted with our ultimate Christmas gift guide.
Two books of remembrance listing all 12,830 postal workers killed in the two world wars go digital as Head of Collections Chris introduces a new website.
Archivist Helen uncovers documents about one of the most infamous serial killers in British history.
Sherlock Holmes has graced our television screen for decades and theatres for over a century. 1993 was the year it featured on British stamps.
Senior Curator Julian describes some of the oral history content that is included in our new exhibition.
Curator Joanna picks eight highlights from the exhibition which you definitely shouldn’t miss.
Who were the investigators and what did this little-known organisation do? Our blog explains it all.
50 years ago The Post Office became a public corporation. Explore the extraordinary life and career of the last Postmaster General.
Thought you knew every detail about The Great Train Robbery? Then read on...
This London Design Festival Deputy Curator Georgina looks at a design masterpiece by artist Harold Nelson.
The rail network in Britain expanded rapidly in Victorian times. Curator Julian explores this new form of transport.
Hear the secret stories of communications with our brand new Audio Guide.
It's 200th anniversary since the birth of Prince Albert, consort to Queen Victoria. Deputy Curator Georgina shares his legacy.
Have a nosey around our Museum Object Store in Essex on a behind the scenes tour.
What is this strange blue thing? Archivist Matt Tantony investigates the tech that kept Mail Rail moving.
Clerkenwell has a lot to offer to visitors and all in walking distance of the museum. Here’s some top spots to get you started.
What has a postcode to do with a fluffy pink elephant? Read more about the Post Office's 1980s PR sensation.
Postcodes - codes with letters and numbers. Read about the groundbreaking technology that changed the post forever.
July marks the final of the Cricket World Cup. Take a look at this traditional British sport through stamps.