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In pics: See the new Christmas stamps

New Christmas stamps

A pantomime dame has a close look at one of the new Christmas stamps from Royal Mail

Another new Christmas stamp

It's a new stamp - oh no it isn't! Oh yes it is!

Religious stamp

Some of the stamps have been kept quite traditional like this one.

A traditional christmas stamp

And this one... but others feature pantomime faves like Cinderella, Peter Pan and Snow White

Ugly sister stamp

Here's the Ugly Sisters all made up for the second class stamps

Pantomime stamp

The Royal Mail reckons a whopping TWO BILLION items will be posted over Christmas this year. That includes 750 million cards. Poor old posties!