Post & Go stamps to mark the opening of Sorting Britain: The Power of Postcodes

Introducing a new “Sorting Britain” overprint and a range of products, including Post & Go First Day Covers and Presentation Packs.

‘Sorting Britain’ Presentation Pack

The Postal Museum is set to mark the opening of the new temporary exhibition Sorting Britain: The Power of Postcodes with Post & Go stamps. The new “Sorting Britain” overprint will appear on the first-class Machin stamps and the Union Flag stamps from 30 March 2022.

In addition to Post & Go stamps, there will be a range of products available such as a First Day Cover. This limited edition of 200 First Day Covers will feature two first-class stamps each – one Machin and one Union Flag design with the ‘’Sorting Britain” overprint. They will be cancelled with the official handstamp for The Postal Museum and are individually numbered.

Available for purchase is also a limited number of 150 Presentation Packs which will contain a collectors strip of Union Flag stamps and the first-class strip of 1st Class Machins with the ‘’Sorting Britain” overprint enclosed in a fold-out card with information about the exhibition.

The overprint on stamps, Presentation Packs and First Day Covers will be available on site and online at from 30 March to 1 January 2023.

Two Post & Go machines are available at The Postal Museum throughout the museum’s opening hours. Please check the full opening hours at