here. When Beatrix Potter died she left all her farms and 4 thousand acres of land to the National Trust, a charity that preserves and protects historic places and spaces for future generations to enjoy.
Here are the little characters Beatrix Potter created as loved today as they were then
Peter Rabbit and Mrs Tiggy-Winkle
Squirrel Nutkin and Jemima Puddle Duck
Tom Kitten and Benjamin BunnyThe story of each stamp can be seen on the GB Stamps site here
An entry to Sunday Stamps II theme - Commemorative stamps - see more at See It On A Postcard