Adventures in Deltiology

Do people still send postcards these days…?

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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

O Mundo de Tim Burton

Dear Craig, Hi from Sao Paulo! Tim Burton’s exhibition is making its South American stop here. This painting was one of the best IMO. love, Alex + Marcelo – – … Continue reading

April 11, 2016 · 1 Comment

National Media Museum

Hey Craig!  A visit to the NMM on a wet, windy Sunday. The kids had lots of fun running around the mock TV studio and pretending to run with dinosaurs … Continue reading

March 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

To Just B: Postcards from a Stranger

I’ve always been interested in the way we communicate and how we interact with each other. Handwriting – whether it’s a postcard, a letter or a mark carved into stone … Continue reading

February 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

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Hello Graig My name is Jacqueline. My favourite singer is Guus Meeuwis. He’s a famous Dutch singer. On May 24 he was with his band in the Royal Albert Hall. … Continue reading

February 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Geyser Strokkur

Hey Craig, letting of a bit of steam in Iceland. Visiting waterfalls, Geysers, the tectonic plates, friendly people and great marathon. See you soon. Andrew ———- Strokkur við Geysi í Haukadal … Continue reading

January 30, 2016 · 2 Comments

MH17

During a regular day at the office today a post appeared on my Tweetdeck timeline about two postcards that had arrived at their destination in Malaysia almost a year to … Continue reading

July 3, 2015 · 2 Comments

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