Crescent Press reveals its secret Olympic assignment

A SOLIHULL printing firm has revealed that it was one of six selected by Royal Mail to print the limited edition Olympic and Paralympic stamps during London 2012.

Crescent Press was sworn to secrecy until now, as Olympics commissioning body LOCOG prepares to disband.

The business, which employs 20 people at its Shirley site, met with Royal Mail at the beginning of the year and was subject to rigorous checks and audits before it was awarded the prestigious contract.

Managing director Andy Matthews, who founded Cres... For the full story register now for free or login below...