We    are    affiliated    to    Wessex    Philatelic    Federation    and    the    Association    of    British Philatelic   Societies.   The   club   was   founded   in   1971   and   has   around   60   members.   We meet   in   Barnstaple   and   our   members   come   from   all   around   the   North   Devon   Area. There   is   ample   FREE   parking   for   attendee’s   at   our   meetings   in   the   Tuly   Street   Car Park. We   have   visiting   speakers   who   display   their   collections,   plus   competitions,   auctions and   regular   Bring   &   Buy   Sales.   We   also   have   an   extensive   Library   and   a   superb Circulating Packet. WHY   NOT   JOIN   US    -   The   society   is   open   to   all   age   groups   and   our   membership consists of both Male & Female members with a wide and varying collecting interest. Annual Subscription   Adult - £17.00, Joint Husband & Wife - £20.00 and Junior (under 16yrs) - £0.25 ( there is a £3.00 discount if subscriptions are paid by 12th Oct 2017) Obtain a copy of our Application Form   COMMITTEE Chairman  - Mr P.J. Harris Vice Chairman  - Mr L. Styles Secretary - Mr A. Austen Treasurer  - Mrs B. Lloyd Programme Secretary  - Mr P.J. Harris Packet Secretary  - Mrs B. Lloyd Librarian  - Mr J. Bishop Committee Members  - Mr N. Berkeley, Mr M. Kerswell and Mr I. Knight PACKET Our   packet   contributors   are   many   and   varied   and   ensure   you   are   seeing   s   constant stream   of   new   material.   Our   relations   with   packet   contributors   ensures   you   will   see   that which you are interested in. The club is always interested to hear from potential new contributors
MEETINGS    -   are   held   in   the   Castle   Hall,   Castle   Street,   Barnstaple EX31 1ET Meetings start at 7.30 pm. PROGRAMME 2017 14th Sept - Club Members Entertain, Mini Auction, Bring & Buy 28th Sept - Smithy & his Bus - Sue Burn 12th Oct  - Newfoundlans - Martin Hopkinson 26th Oct  - Carol Turner Entertains. 23rd Nov - GB Used in GB 1840-1940 - James Grimwood-Taylor 7th Dec   - $ sht Competition (letter O) & Bring & Buy 21st Dec - Christmas Evening, Mini Auction, Committee Entertain PROGRAMME 2018 11th Jan   - Club Members Entertain 25th Jan   - Foreign Post Offices in Shaghai - Malcom Givans 8th Feb    - WESSEX Roadshow 22nd Feb - Barbados - David Richards & Sales with Rex Eccott 8th Mar   - Eight Sht Comp. plus Bring & Buy 22nd Mar - South African Campaigns - Richard Stock 5th Apr    - Club Dinner 19th Apr  - Club Auction 3rd May  - The Christmas Message WWII - Gavin Fryer 17th May - AGM plus Bring & Buy 31st May - Philip Milton Entertains 14th Jun  - Servicemens Mail from WW1 - Roger Winn Visitors are always welcome at our meetings Page last updated 22 Nov