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Steve EllisAfter 8 years Steve Ellis advised the committee that he wished to step down as Auction Secretary in order to spend more time on other commitments. We are indebted to him for all he has done and he will be sorely missed but he has found an able successor in our auditor David Parmley. David takes over from the beginning of 2020.

Steve has organised 23 auctions in 8 years with 10,972 lots.


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THE NORTHERN GROUP is planning a Virtual meeting on 4 March from 15.00 GMT (Zoom will be open from 14.45). Email Peter Maybury for the Zoom invitation. Members are invited to send scans of stamps or covers in respect of which you have a query to Peter Maybury, for discussion at the meeting.

The Northern Group is also planning a 'real' meeting for 7 August – at Rotherham (location details to follow as it will be a changed venue).  1200 – 1700, commencing with pub lunch. Main display ‘Underpaid Mail’ plus members’ displays. When more details come to hand they will be advertised on the website, Should you wish more information contact Steve Ellis by email email


5 Journals

Thirteen Journals have been uploaded to the website for your enjoyment.
Our Journals on-line now number 74 - whole numbers 215 - 279.
You will find them here.


Allies in the British-led Egyptian Expeditionary Force, 1916-1918’.

‘The Sabine definitives of France’.

‘The Canal du Midi’