In August, many thoughts will turn to the Irish Rugby Team's participation in the World Cup in Japan (September 20 - November 2). Two stamps will be issued by An Post on August 29 featuring the achievements of two people closely associated with the success of the Irish Rugby Team: Manager, Joe Schmidt, and player Johnny Sexton. They were part of the team that won the 2018 Grand Slam.
Due to Covid 19 concerns, the NOJEX ÉPA Annual General Meeting has been cancelled. Since this is our opportunity to get together at our annual meeting, we are instead taking steps to set up a Zoom meeting, as many philatelic societies have done. The date will be Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 2:00 PM (EDT), and it will include a Power Point presentation by Robert Benninghoff entitled Border between Two Irelands. All members with email addresses will be invited to join by our Vice President Mike Canavan (michaelscanav