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February 2, 2021
In partnership with Royal Mail, BBC Studios has revealed 12 stamp images marking the 40th anniversary of the TV comedy series, “Only Fools and Horses.”
Eight commemorative stamps feature classic “Only Fools and Horses” scenes and one-liners. Four stamps, presented in a miniature sheet, depict the main Trotter family characters as individual stamps; Del Boy, Rodney, Grandad and Uncle Albert, with a catchphrase for each.
Further partnerships will see the launch of the first-ever official “Only Fools and Horses” online store hosted by licensee Push Entertainment for bespoke print on demand gifting, homewares, apparel and stationery inspired by the series. They will be available at www.onlyfoolsandhorses.shop.
Also, BBC Studios has renewed its “Only Fools and Horses” plush license with 8thWonder.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with Royal Mail in celebration of the ‘Only Fools and Horses’ 40thAnniversary to launch this wonderful stamp collection in celebration of the milestone,” says Jason Easy, licensing head, BBC Studios. “We are also hugely excited to be working with Push Entertainment to deliver the first-ever official ‘Only Fools and Horses’ online store and to renew our Only Fools plush license with 8th Wonder. All adding to the ‘Only Fools’ portfolio for fans and collectors to enjoy.”
The stamps and a range of collectibles are available for pre-order. The full set of 12 stamps, available in a Presentation Pack, retails at £16.20. The stamps go on general sale from Feb. 16.
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