Events

Upcoming events

Please join us for our series of informal talks showing the diversity of philately and how it can provide unexpected insights into social, cultural and local history.  

The Evolution of the Postcard: a talk by John Scott

6.30pm Thursday 14th November in the Dr Paul Ramsay Room, 4th floor, 15 Abchurch Lane, London.  

The event is free and refreshments are provided but booking is essential.

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Fellow of the Royal Philatelic Society London and postcard collector, John Scott, will inform and entertain us on the topic of the evolution of the postcard.  This event also forms part of the Postcrossing celebrations of the 150th anniversary of the first officially recognised postcard (https://150yearsofpostcards.com/).

 


John Scott                        
at the Midlands Postal History Society.
Contributed by John Soer.          

 

The Joy of Philately, People and Places: a talk by Dane Garrod

6.30pm Tuesday 10th December in the Dr Paul Ramsay Room, 4th floor, 15 Abchurch Lane, London.

The event is free and refreshments are provided. Booking is essential.

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-joy-of-philately-people-and-places-a-talk-by-dane-garrod-tickets-69294320177

Escape the cold weather and enjoy hearing some of the human tales and dramas uncovered by Dane during his research.  Dane's talks are guaranteed to be festive and fun.

Dane Garrod is a Fellow of the Royal Philatelic Society London and a regular contributor to Stamp Collector  magazine and Royal Mail Philatelic Bulletin.