THE POSTAL STATIONERY SOCIETY

2021 PROGRAMME


Please note: although all of the meetings listed below have been booked; due to the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 virus changes may have to be made. These will be notified in the Journal. Please make sure that you make a note of any changes which may be announced.

Saturday 27 March 2021

MEETING CANCELLED

At the meeting room of the Royal Philatelic Society, at their NEW premises, 15 Abchurch Lane, London EC4N 7BW

10.30 am Meet for coffee.

11.00 am Display - Neil Sargent will give a display of Pneumatic Mail followed by John Barker with a display of German States.

This display will be followed by the Society's One Sheet Competition, with all members present being asked to vote for their choice of winner.

12.30 pm Lunch. At a local restaurant close by. The cost should be about £20 each including wine.

2.00 pm The session after lunch will be for members' displays. Members are asked to bring along a maximum of 32 sheets on a postal stationery theme, and to give a display lasting not more that 10 minutes with a further 10 minutes for viewing.

The meeting will finish at approximately 4.00pm.


Saturday 12 June 2021
At Swinpex, St Joseph's Catholic College, Octal Way, Swindon SN3 3LR, 10.00am to 4.30pm.

This is one of the South's biggest stamp fairs with over 40 dealers. So there will be ample opportunity to add to your collection, and there is an excellent catering facility within the fair.

2.00 pm Meeeting of the Postal Stationery Society. Members are invited to display up to 32 sheets from their collection and to give a short explanation of about 10 minutes maximum. The meeting will close at 4.00pm

Swinpex will be open from 10.00am to 4.30pm with ample free parking.


Saturday 3 July 2021 10.00 am - 5.00 pm
Midpex 2019 - Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, The Fosse, Fosse Way, Leamington Spa CV31 1XN

No formal meeting. The society will have a table to encourage collectors to join the Society. Members are invited to spare a hour to man the Society's table.

At this event there will more than 50 dealers from around the country and beyond. Refreshments will be available. Free Parking.

A free shuttle bus from Leamington Spa railway station to the Midpex event will be running all day. The first bus from Leamington Spa will be at 9.30 am. The last bus from the Exhibition Centre will be at 5.15 pm.


Saturday 2 October 2021

At the meeting room of the Royal Philatelic Society, at their NEW premises, 15 Abchurch Lane, London EC4N 7BW.

10.30 am Viewing of the society's auction lots for the auction to be held in the afternoon.

11.00 am Society's Annual General Meeting.

12.00 Tony Chilton competition judging, followed by the presentation of the Tony Chilton salver. (Rules for Tony Chilton competition)

12.30 pm Lunch. At a local restaurant close by. The cost should be about £20 each including wine.

2.00 pm The society's "live" auction to be conducted by Neil Sargent.

The meeting is expected to close by about 4.00 pm.


2022 PROVISIONAL PROGRAMME
19 to 26 February 2022

LONDON 2022 - The re-scheduling of LONDON 2020 which was cancelled due to the COVID-19 crisis.

The rescheduled event will be held at the Business Design Centre in Islington, 52 Upper Street, London N1 0QH.

Further details will be announced in the PSS Journal at a later date.


Saturday 26 March 2022
At the meeting room in the Royal Philatelic Society, 41 Devonshire Place, London W1G 6JY.

10.30 am Meet for coffee.

11.00 am Speaker to be announced

This display will be followed by the Society's One Sheet Competition, with all members present being asked to vote for their choice of winner.

12.30 pm Lunch. We will arrange to eat in one of the restaurants close by, and all members are invited to join in. The cost should be no more than about £120 each, including wine.

2.00 pm The session after lunch will be for members' displays. Members are asked to bring along a maximum of 32 sheets on a postal stationery theme, and to give a display lasting not more that 10 minutes with a further 10 minutes for viewing.

The meeting will finish at approximately 4.00pm.


Saturday 11 June 2022
At Swinpex, St Joseph's Catholic College, Octal Way, Swindon SN3 3LR, 10.00am to 4.30pm.

This is one of the South's biggest stamp fairs with over 40 dealers. So there will be ample opportunity to add to your collection, and there is an excellent catering facility within the fair.

2.00 pm Meeeting of the Postal Stationery Society. Members are invited to display up to 32 sheets from their collection and to give a short explanation of about 10 minutes maximum. The meeting will close at 4.00pm

Swinpex will be open from 10.00 am to 4.30 pm with ample free parking.


Saturday 1 October 2022

At the meeting room of the Royal Philatelic Society, at their NEW premises, 15 Abchurch Lane, London EC4N 7BW

10.30 am Viewing of the society's auction lots for the auction to be held in the afternoon.

11.00 am Society's Annual General Meeting.

12.00 Tony Chilton competition judging, followed by the presentation of the Tony Chilton salver. (Rules for Tony Chilton competition)

12.30 pm Lunch. We will arrange to eat in one of the restaurants close by, and all members are invited to join in. The cost should be no more than about £20 each, including wine.

2.00 pm The society's "live" auction to be conducted by Neil Sargent.

The meeting is expected to close by about 4.00 pm.