6 May 2010 Accession of George V 1st class stamp on Royal Mail first day cover.
The London 2010 Festival of Stamps is a year long celebration of stamps, stamp design and postal heritage. The Festival also marks the centenary of the accession of George V, the philatelist king, and the first stamp issue for the Festival marks this anniversary.
The official Royal Mail first day cover with the single 1st class stamp affixed and a London SW1 postmark showing the GvR Royal Cypher.
The single stamp was not supplied on FDC by Royal Mail on standing order.