Welcome

Our next meeting is on Tuesday. December 14th. Members and Guests The Christmas Evening and Bring & Buy

MEETINGS

All meetings are held at the Dining Hall, Roding Valley High School, Loughton. IG10 3JA

Use the car park entrance in Brook Road (off Alderton Hill) with parking in the Main Playground and not in the approach road.


Tuesday evening meetings 7:45pm for 8pm start, meetings end about 9:45pm

Saturday auctions viewing from 2pm, auction starts 2:30pm

PROGRAMME

2021
  • Tuesday. September 14th. All Members. Recent acquisitions
  • Tuesday. October 12th. Mauritius stamps & postal history - Eric Hutton
  • Tuesday. November 9th. GB Revenue Stamps - Dennis Noe (from Banstead Surrey)
  • Tuesday. December 14th. Members and Guests The Christmas Evening and Bring & Buy
2022
  • SATURDAY. January 15th. GRAND AUCTION: Viewing from 2pm.  Auction starts at 2.30pm Lots and descriptions to be with Steve Reeves by the November 9th meeting.
  • Tuesday February 8th. All members. Covers & postcards.
  • Tuesday. March 8th. T.B.C.
  • Tuesday. April 12th. All Members. Combined competition evening. & the Kimber Trophy letters S & T. Closing Date for the June auction lots 
  • Tuesday. May 10th Annual General Meeting and Bring & Buy
  • SATURDAY. June 11th  GRAND AUCTION: Viewing from 2pm. Auction starts at 2.30pm Lots and descriptions to be with Steve Reeves by the April 12th meeting.

Competition Rules
Forest Trophy: This consists of a minimum of 8 and a maximum of 16 sheets. Each entry is to cover, Postal History, Postal Stationary or Postcards
Forest Cup: This consists of a minimum of 8 and a maximum of 16 sheets. Each entry is to cover a Single Country Exhibit or a Closely Connected Group of Countries.

Thematic Trophy: This consists of a minimum of 8 and a maximum of 16 sheets. Each entry is to be a Themed in stamps of a Specific Subject.
A E JONES SALVER: This consists of a single sheet of Philatelic Interest.
H E KIMBER TROPHY: This consists of a maximum of 8 sheets. Each entry is to be based on a Letter(s) printed in the Club's programme.

  • Each member may only enter a single entry into each class

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Benefits of membership

  • Meetings with guest speakers
  • Beginers welcome
  • Circulating stamp packets
  • Competitions
  • Auctions
  • Low membership fees Adults £8 Junior £3


IMPORTANT DATES FOR YOUR DIARY: 2021-2022
AUTUMN STAMPEX. 29th September-2nd Oct 2019.

LONDON 2022. 19th-26th Feb 2022

Photographs from our 70th anniversary meeting

Chairman Colin Banfield makes his presentation on the earliest mail in the Epping Forest Area

The Loughton town Mayor shown exhibits by Stuart Henderson

The Royal Mail’s very own Mail Rail that, up to 2003, linked underground most of London’s major mainline stations with the Central London sorting office at Mount Pleasant