A queue to spend Green Shield stamps

Opening day at the new Green Shield Stamps shop in Kingston Road, Portsmouth, in December 1963
Opening day at the new Green Shield Stamps shop in Kingston Road, Portsmouth, in December 1963
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Remember collecting Green Shield stamps? This was opening day at the new Green Shield shop in Kingston Road, Portsmouth, on a chilly December day in 1963.

A queue of avid collectors were hoping to exchange their stamps for all sorts of items.