06 Apr '11, 5am

Stamp design gaffe tears Kate and William apart - Yahoo!

Stamp design gaffe tears Kate and William apart - Yahoo!

The new Royal Wedding stamp -- can you spot the mistake? By Emma Kemp of Yahoo! UK It may come as a shock, but Kate Middleton and Prince William have "split" less than one month before they are due to tie the knot . The Royal Wedding commemorative stamp , launched last week, is actually a double stamp -- with the prince on one, his bride on the other and a perforated line down the middle. Effectively, Wills and Kate can be torn apart. The second-in-line to the throne is also worth 96 Singapore cents (47 pence) more than his bride - with Kate's side worth S$2.34, and her husband-to-be S$7. Together the Royal Wedding stamps are worth S$5.67 . It is predicted the unusual stamp will soon become a collectors' item. Editor of Gibbons Stamp Monthly, Hugh Jefferies, has labelled the stamp "embarrassing", saying it had not been designed well. He said Buckingham Palace would surely ...

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