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A full listing of UNSOLD AUCTION LOTS from the February 2nd Auction are available to view here. They are available from David Parmley who will have them available until February 23rd at the catalogue reserve price.


Wessex Group






The very contented attendees of the Wessex Group. Eight members and two guests met at the Scout Hut for their final meeting of the year at their October meeting. The meeting started with what has now become a tradition, a glass of champagne. (Click to enlarge photo)


FEBRUARY AUCTION CATALOGUE 17 images are on line now. There is something for everyone starting with 1664 and going through to 2019, with a selection of Colonies, Monaco and a variety of adhesives non-adhesives and postal history.

THE LONDON GROUP  The next meeting will be on Saturday February 15th 2020 11.00am to 4.00pm at the Calthorpe Arms, 252 Grays Inn Road, London WC1X 8JR when the invited display will be 'Foreign mail 1580 to 1940', after lunch members are invited to show their own material (any topic). Other dates in 2020 are July 25th and October 24th.

THE WESSEX GROUP will be holding its next meeting on Saturday February 22nd at the Scout Hall, Lower Street, Harnham starting at 10.30am when the display will be ‘The Wounded Soldier’. After lunch, the afternoon will be devoted to members’ displays. Other 2020 meeting dates for your diary: July 18th and October 3rd.

CAVENDISH AUCTIONS. March 4 & 5 Auction - Worldwide and Great Britain Auction. Featuring postal history of the Franco-Prussian War 1870-71, French military & campaign mail including Napoleonic Wars, plus fine French stamps & postal history.

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Society will take place at the Abbey Hotel, Redditch (during the Annual Philatelic Weekend) at 9.30am on Saturday 14 March 2020.

NORTHERN GROUP MEETING will hold its next meeting on Saturday April 4th 2020  at Broom Methodist Church, 195 Broom Lane, Rotherham, S60 3NW from 10.15am to 4.30pm. The day will be devoted to members’ displays on any topic and lunch will be taken at the local pub. Addtional meetings in 2020 are July 11th and October 3rd.

It would help if those planning to attend could let the appropriate convenor know - datails for whom and details of other meetings are here.

VISITORS are most welcome at all meetings - please check with the appropriate convenor before hand to a) confirm time and address and, b) to introduce yourself.