Woodpecker Press Ltd

Woodpecker Press Ltd., 1987-89

Woodpecker Press is believed to have started up in 1987 as a spin-off from the closure of Astra Games, and continued producing advertising playing cards of a very similar design and quality until around 1989.

Above: playing cards manufactured in England by Woodpecker Press Limited for The National Trust, c.1988. 52 cards + 2 jokers + bridge scores card. Four indices.

Above: another pack for the National Trust, black border to the bridge score card. Image courtesy Matt Probert.

Last Updated September 24, 2017 at 11:55am


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