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Caption Contest...Please caption the above. The winning entry will be announced in the next Poster. Send entries to

Original and specially commissioned cartoon by Paul Munro and you may win the great prize donated by the Canvey Island Local Post (CILP). The winning caption will be judged by the Postmaster of the CILP and his decision is final.

Closing date for entries is midnight (GMT)31 March 2015. The winner and caption will be announced in The Poster. The prize is a complete mint set of CILP stamps from inaugural stamp issue from 2010 to the latest stamp issued in November 2014 (7 issues - 11 stamps in total that retail at around $12 USD). This valuable prize will be sent direct to the winner’s home.

Send you email entry to and mark the subject as ‘LPCS Caption

Good luck!

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