A set of 15 Special Stamps will be issued to celebrate the series of eight Harry Potter films. Stamps feature the characters: Harry Potter; Hermione Granger; Ron Weasley; Ginny Weasley and Neville Longbottom. Also shown are iconic modes of transport from the films: the Hogwarts Express; Hagrid’s enchanted motorbike; the flying Ford Anglia and the Knight Bus.The Triwizard Cup also makes an appearance on a stamp. Five of the stamps are presented in a Miniature-Sheet and depict professors: Pomona Sprout; Remus Lupin; Horace Slughorn; Sybill Trelawney and Severus Snape set against a background of the Marauder’s Map. The stamps include hidden details that are only visible under ultraviolet light.
The style of the ‘1’ depicting the value on each of the stamps will mirror the iconic font used for the films. The critically acclaimed Harry Potter films have attracted huge audiences worldwide, with eight films being released between 2001 and 2011.