WEST OF ENGLAND THEMATIC SOCIETY (WETS)
WHATEVER YOUR INTEREST YOU CAN TELL IT USING PHILATELY The society was originally formed by a small group of philatelits with a passionate interest in Thematics. From these early days the society has grown into one of the most dynamic thematic societies locally and Nationally. WETS is a member of Wessex Philatelic Federation, the Association of British Philatelic Societies and  British Thematic Association. The society draws its membership from Wessex, Somerset & Dorset and Cornish Federations. We have an enthusiastic and knowledagable membership always willing to help new or inexperienced members. WHY NOT JOIN Thematics is Fun and the cost of joining is just £6,00/annum Obtain a copy of our   Application Form MEETINGS We have two meetings per year Spring & Autumn with some interesting displays, speakers and lively discussions about thematics.  Meetings held at Buckfastleigh Town Hall. Next meeting - Saturday 28th April 2018, at 10:30 - Morning talk  by Mark Humphrey on “The Production of Vanilla” - followed by Buffet Lunch. Members and guests are invited to display (8) sheets after lunch (non competitive) on the sbuject of “Delivering the Mail” Cost £8.00 includes Tea/Coffee on arrval plus Buffet Lunch Further details from.. WETS Secretary FUTURE MEETING 3rd November 2018, AGM starting at 10:30, followed by Jim Wigmore, speaking & displaying about “WETS - its History and Productions”. - followed by Buffet Lunch. Members and guests are invited to display (8) sheets after lunch (non competitive) on the sbuject of “Food and Drink” Cost £8.00 includes Tea/Coffee on arrval plus Buffet Lunch See the latest Wessex Federation  Bulletin for the report of the previous Meeting. Updated 6 Nov 2017
WETS NEWS is our newsletter produced in full colour and distributed to our membership via email.  The latest issue No 59 has been distributed to Members. Read some past issues. Nl13, Nl14, Nl22, Nl29, Nl47, Nl48, Nl49, Nl50, Nl51, Nl52, Nl53, Nl54, Nl55 See the Index of All Articles published in WETS News WETS News is available in pdf format from nl09 - date and could be purchased on a Memory Stick for £10.00 inc postage and packing - contact Editor dont forget to state your requirement. See some typical newsletter articles Women The American Indians Go for a Star COMMITTEE Chairman - Martin Ellam Vice Chairman - Gary Green Secretary - Sally Ellam Treasurer - Andrew Austen Newsletter Editor - Jim Wigmore
WESSEX PHILATELIC FEDERATION