Society Programme

 

 

Black = Regular meetings

 

Blue = Special events

 

Red = Changes

 

 

 

2018-19 Programme

 

 

 

 

 

22 October

Visit to Wokingham

11-14 September

Autumn Stampex

10 July

Supper Social

26 June

Barry Hobbs—”Across Desert and Mountain”, TPOs of Bolivia” and “Mind Your P’s and Q’s”, ”Medicine Advertising Covers of N America”

12 June

Gerald Mariner—”German Occupation of the Channel Islands’1940-45”

9 June

Swinpex

29 May—2 Jun

Stockholmia—150th Anniversary of RPS of London

22 May

AGM plus 5 sheet displays “My Other Collection”

8 May

Member 9 page “Autobiographical Displays” rescheduled

24 April

Simon Richards—”Reflections on Overseas Exhibiting—a Commissioner’s Perspective”, plus a display

10 April

Peter Wood “Troubles and Transition—Ireland 1900-1930”

2 April

Visit to Solihull

27 March

Bob Hill—”Aspects of South Africa”

13 March

Auction

27 February

Auction viewing

22 February

Spring Social

13-16 Feb

Spring Stampex

13 February

Competition and Quiz

23 January

Member 9 page “Autobiographical Displays” postponed (bad weather)

15 January

Visit to Wimbledon

9 January

Member 9 page displays on “Fiscals and Forgeries”

 

 

12 December

Chairman’s Evening—”A Miscellany of Stamps”

28 November

Wendy Buckle—”The Write Stuff”

22 November

Visit to Maidenhead

14 November

Postcard evening—Rosa and Tony Lawrence in attendance and members up to 5 pages on postcards

14 November

Visit to Aylesbury

31 October

Three members give displays: “Travelling Post Offices”, “Steam Locomotives” and “Ghana– a Personal View”

10 October

Bob Small from Warminster—”Napoleonic POWs” and “The Life of Nelson”

8 October

Thames Valley Federation Quiz

5-7 October

BTA Weekend in Oxford

26 September

9 pages on the letter ‘S’

12 September

Members’ Latest Acquisitions—up to 9 pages

 

 

2017-18 Programme

 

 

 

11 July

Summer Social—Bix

27 June 2018 (date change)

Brian Moore—Swiss Fiscals, plus member postcard displays

13 June 2018 (date change)

Maidenhead PS visits Henley

23 May 2018

President’s Evening—Andy Donaldson “Underprints”

9 May 2018

AGM and Members’ 5 Sheet Displays

25 April 2018

John Davies “1890 Penny Post Jubilee”

11 April 2018

Bill Jackson “A Philatelic Autobiography”

28 March 2018

Members’ Evening—Colin and Mike give displays

14 March 2018

Open Auction

28 February 2018

Auction viewing

16 February 2018

Social Evening at the King’s Arms Barn, Henley

14 February 2018

Competition and Quiz—all classes covered; quiz during judging

24 January 2018

“Red and Green”—Up to 9 pages

10 January 2018

Chairman’s Evening

 

 

13 December 2017

“Festive Philately” - Up to 9 pages

22 November 2017

Stephen Harvey: “Calligraphy”

8 November 2017

Dealers’ Evening with Tony and Rosa

25 October 2017

Michael Pitt-Payne “GB: Early—1960’s”

11 October 2017

Members’ Evening.  Letters U, V and W

20 Sept (note: 3rd Wednesday)

“Work of the RPS and Forensic Philately’ by Paul Leonard

13 September 2017

“My Latest Acquisitions”

 

 

2016-17 Programme

 

 

 

12 July 2017

Supper TBA

28 June 2017

President’s Evening

14 Jun 2017

Patrick Campbell—Posted in advance for Christmas and Postage Due on incoming GB mail

24 May 2017

AGM & 5 pages on any EU country

10 May 2017

Dane Garrod—Royalty

26 April 2017

Barry Stagg—Award winning postcard display

12 April 2017

Members’ Evening—Up to 9 pages from your collection

22 March 2017

Visiting Society TBA

8 March 2017

Open Auction

24 February

“Christmas” Party at the Barns

22 February 2017

Auction Viewing

8 February 2017

Competition evening (9 and 16 sheets) plus Quiz

25 January 2017

Members’ Evening—L and/or M up to 9 pages

11 January 2017

Chairman’s Evening

 

 

14 December 2016

Member Displays—Tell a Story on 1 sheet.  Max 3 stories

23 November 2016

Member Displays—up to 5 pages of postcards

Postcard dealers Tony and Rosa Lawrence will be in attendance

9 November 2016

Brian Turner “Cape to Cairo Railway” and

Simon Richards “West Indies Maritime Mail”

26 October 2016

Mark Bailey “1958 World Expo”

12 October 2016

Member Displays—Countries whose coast is along the Baltic Sea

28 September 2016

David Frome from Barnet PS—”Olympics”

14 September 2016

Latest acquisitions