Meeting Dates

We hold regular meetings throughout our season which runs from July to May, with a summer break each year, Most meetings feature a speaker or an event meaning a varied and informative range of meetings each year.

All meetings start at 7.30PM

Year Meeting Date Event
 2017 29th July Summer Barbecue
12th September Members Evening – Letters U and V
26th September Mr F. Ikin – German Red Cross up to 1945
10th October Members Evening – from 1 item up to 3 sheets
31st October Mr N Hudson – Czechoslovakia (Alfons Mucha / The Tatra Mountains
14th November Annual General Meeting and Mini Auction
12th December Chairman’s Evening
 2018 9th January New Year Party and Annual Competition
13th February Mr K  Knight – My Egypt
13th March Visit by Southport Philatelic Society
10th April Mr M Roberts – The Postal History of the Falkland Islands 1800-1945
8th May Members evening – Bring, Buy & Exchange

The tables below show the previous meetings that the Society has held over the recent past.

Year Meeting Date Event
 2016 16th July – 20th August Summer Barbecue – NB this has now moved from 16th July to 20th August.
13th September Mr D.J. Davies – Persian Lions
27th September Members Evening – from one item up to 3 sheets
11th October Mr Jamie Smith – Kenya, Uganda & Tanganyika
8th November Annual General Meeting and mini auction
29th November Mr Duncan Crewe – Imperial Airways & Croydon Airport
13th December  Chairman’s Evening
 2017 10th January New Year Party and Annual Competition
14th February Members Evening – Letters S & T (up to six sheets)
14th March Mr Peter Kirk – The Three Kings – Edward VII. George V & Edward VIII
18th April Mr B Jones – An evening of King George VI
9th May Members Evening – Bring, Buy & Exchange

 

Year Meeting Date Event
 2015 18th July Summer Barbecue
8th September Mr Adrian H Jones – East Africa
29th September Mr Alwyn Peel – Airmail Letter Cards of WWII
13th October Mr Bryan A. Jones – An Evening of King George VI
27th October Mr Norman Hudson – Scottish Islands
10th November Annual General Meeting and mini auction
8th December
 2016 12th January New Year Party and Annual Competition
9th February Mr Alan Totten – Cruising the North Cape & Beyond
8th March Members Evening – Letters Q & R
29th March Mr Jonathan Guy – Philately and the Internet
12th April Members Evening – Bring, buy and exchange
10th May Mr Max Smith – The Indian Mutiny

 

Year Meeting Date Event
 2014 19th July Summer Barbecue
9th September Mr Fred Ikin – Berlin
30th September Mrs Yvonne Wheatley – Moving the mail by rail in the UK
14th October Mr Philip Lea – Japan
11th November Annual General Meeting and mini auction
9th December Chairman’s Evening
 2015 13th January New Year Party and Annual Competition
10th February Mr Brian Lythgoe – Cameroun
3rd March Visit to Trafford P.S.
10th March Mr Simon Carson – Cheshire Postal History
14th April Annual Auction
12th May Members Club Evening, Letters O&P (up to six sheet display)

 

Year Meeting Date Event
 2013 20th July Summer Barbecue
10th September Mr Les Pearcy – Czechoslovakia – pre stamp to World War II
8th October Mr Mike Roberts – Philately will get you nowhere – the pitiful waste of life of a Chronic Stampaholic
29th October Mr Richard Stock – Southern African Campaigns
12th November Annual General Meeting and mini auction
10th December Chairman’s Evening
 2014 14th January New Year Party and Annual Competition
11th February Mr Howard Hughes – The Maltese Cross
11th March Dr David Sigee – Development of the Royal Mail
8th April Mr John Mayne – Togo – The First German Colony 1884-1914
29th April Annual Auction
13th May Members Club Evening, Letters M&N (an up to six sheet display)

 

Year Meeting Date Event
2013 12th February The Occupation of the Channel Islands by Mr Gavin Wood
26th February Three members entertain! Nick Rolfe, Olga Ellis and Steve Roberts
12th March All Science is either Physics or Stamp Collecting by Mr Geoff Dickenson
26th March Annual Auction
9th April Hovercraft mail by Mr Ken Pemberton
14th May Members Club Evening, Letters K&L (an up to six sheet display)

All meetings start at 7.30pm