23 August 2005 - Europa: Gastronomy - Changing Tastes in Britain Norvic FDC ediiton of 20
The theme chosen by the European Postal organisation PostEurop for the common series of stamps in 2005 is Gastronomy. Royal Mail issued a set of 6 stamps (only 2 have the EUROPA symbol), entitled Changing Tastes in Britain.
The stamps show rice, sushi, tea, pasta, chips, and an apple
The Norvic fdc shows a slice of toast modelled into a 'map' of the United Kingdom (complete with butter pat) superimposed on a conventional map of Europe.
- The Great British Food London W1 postmark in the shape of a slice of bread
- Covent Garden, London showing a chef