Upcoming Collections Events

The First Annual Crawford Festival
28th-29th June 2022

Join us for the inaugural Crawford Festival - two days of presentations and discussions about the process of producing a work of philatelic literature.

Day 1 will focus on research and will include presentations on the resources held at leading philatelic institutions, including the RPSL and The British Library.

Day 2 looks at the preparation for publishing, including an overview of the publishing process, and issues surrounding copyright. The afternoon will start with a panel session involving leading philatelic authors and will conclude with the announcement of this year's Crawford Medal winner.

A buffet lunch and tea/coffee will be provided on both days.

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The International Philatelic Libraries & Museums Symposium 2022


Wednesday 23rd Feburary 2022 at RPSL, 15 Abchurch Lane, London.  EC4N 7BW.

A free all-day event for all those working, volunteering, researching, or simply interested in philatelic libraries, archives and museums.

Join us at The RPSL headquarters in the City of London for a day of presentations and discussions on the problems and joys of philatelic libraries, archives and museums. We will hear from a range of institutions, including The British Library and the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum, and the day will offer plenty of opportunity for open discussion and networking. 

The event starts with registration and coffee at 9:00 a.m.  Click here to book your free place.