Adventures in Deltiology

Do people still send postcards these days…?

Sheringham Train Station (2019)

30.8.19 To Craig This week we’ve been in Norfolk. We went to Cromer one day and we got a body board. When we got back on to the beach I … Continue reading

September 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Mirëmëngjes

Hey Craig, “mirëmëngjes,” from Prishtina, Kosovo. Doing a small trip to the balkans. Ran the Skopje marathon on Sat (great fun) and off to Sofia tomorrow. Went to a festival … Continue reading

May 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

Edinburgh Yarn Festival

Greetings from the terrible twosome. arrived safely & off to EYF tomorrow out for haggis & neeps tonight. Penny xx Shame for Penny as not much wool left after my … Continue reading

April 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Happy New Year 1911…

Dear B. Thanks very much for lovely tidings[?]. I’m very pleased indeed with them what sort of Xmas have you spent, we’ve had a lovely time here. I’m off to-day … Continue reading

January 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

More nice presents to come… (1908)

Dear Aunty very happy Xmas to you. dad bought me a nice big house for Xmas so I like Xmas time I hear I have got some more nice presents … Continue reading

December 21, 2017 · 1 Comment

Morning Alms at Luang Prabang

Craig! So big news, IN January decided to take 4 month sabbatical from the NT. Been teaching English in Cambodia, went to Myanmar & handed in my notice (I’ve left … Continue reading

December 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

So long, J Salmon…

News today that Britain’s oldest postcard publishers J Salmon Ltd will be no more. It comes as no surprise but is no less sad for that. The company started up … Continue reading

September 25, 2017 · 1 Comment

Keswick Museum & Art Gallery

A visit to the delightful Keswick Museum and Art Gallery yesterday, on a very wet and windy day, threw up some deltiological delights. As with all museums the gift shop … Continue reading

March 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Sistine Chapel Ceiling Reproduction (Pt 2)

Hi Craig – Hope all goes well up North. check out this story – guy paints Sistine Chapel ceiling in Goring! x Ann W The Sistine Chapel Ceiling Reproduction | … Continue reading

July 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Montréal: Olympic Stadium and Biodome

Hi Craig! Came to Ottawa for a work trip and fitted in a few days’ holiday. Was 0°c last week when I arrived and today 20°c – I didn’t pack … Continue reading

May 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

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