EXMOUTH STAMP CLUB was founded in 1939 and is affiliated to both Wessex Philatelic Federation and the Association of British Philatelic Societies. We   are   very   friendly   and   always   keen   to   welcome   potential   new   members   or   even those   just   curious   to   our   meetings.   Even   if   you   have   never   collected   stamps   but think   you   may   have   an   interest   we   would   be   happy   to   see   you   and   give   any assistance you may require. Young   people   are   especially   welcome,   one   aspect   of   collecting   popular   with   young peole   is Thematics,   stamps   that   tell   a   story   and   may   alighn   with   another   interest   you may have. COMMITTEE Life President - Barry Hampton Chairman - Barbara Rogers Vice Chairman - Mike Donoghue Secretary’s - Jeff Gregory & Roger Smalldon Treasurer - Gerald Smith Packet Secretary - Colin W. Rogers Librarian - Mike Donoghue Competition Officer - Mr C. Norris Auctioneer - Colin Rogers JOIN   THE   CLUB    -   The   society   is   ope   to   all   ages   and   has   a   mixed   age   group   of both   male   and   femail   members.   You   will   get   a   great   deal   of   pleasure   from   mixing with   other   members,   the   society   does   not   divulge   details   of   its   membership   or members details. Annual Subscriptions - Adult - £8.00 JUniors (Under 16) - £0.50 YOU MUST BE A MEMBER TO RECEIVE OUR EXCHANGE PACKET EXCHANGE   PACKET    -   Our   Packet   unlike   eBay   allows   you   to   se   what   you   are actually   buying   in   the   comfort   of   your   own   home.   You   only   buy   what   you   like   at prices you can afford. VISITORS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME TO OUR MEETINGS Updated 20 Dec 2017
MEETINGS   - held on 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month          in The Pilgrim Room, Glenorchy United Reformed Church,              Exeter Road, Exmouth, EX8 1PL     starting at 7.15pm. PROGRAMME 2017-18 06/09/17 - Club Members Display & talk Summer Aquisitions & Swaps 20/09/17 - Ionian Isles/Balkans & Boers - Richard Stroud 04/10/17 - Club Member Displays on Transport 18/10/17 - French African Colonies - Carlton Jones 01/11/17 - Club Auction 15/11/17 - Club Member displays on King George VI 06/12/17 - Club Member Displays “Lucky Dip” 10/12/17 - Christmas Lunch. 03/01/18 - France - Barbara Rogers 17/01/18 - Visiting Speaker from Sidmouth Club 07/02/18 - Informal Swaps & Selling plus Member Displays 21/02/18 - Club Quix Night 07/03/18 - “Smithy & his Bus” - Sue Burn 21/03/18 - Visiting Speaker - David Evans 04/04/18 - Club Speakers - Ron Dodswell & Jerry Smith 18/04/18 - WETS Roadshow 02/05/18 - ABC of Collecting - Carol Turner 16/05/18 - Club Auction 06/06/18 - Spain - Tony Elliott 20/06/18 - Club Members “The History of …” in Stamps 04/07/18 - French India - Peter Webb 18/07/18 - AGM and Mini Auction COMPETITIONS The club runs Annual Philatelic Competitions open to all members. Thompson Cup  - 8 sheets Philatelic - GB or Commonwealth Founders Trophy  - 8 sheets Juniors only Gavin Trophy  - Thematics 6 sheets Mabel Rainsford Trophy  - 8 sheets Philatelic - Foreign. C.F.Reekes Rose Bowl - 6 sheets any subject                                           for those who have never won a trophy Postal History Salver  - 16 sheets of Postal History