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THE CROYDON PHILATELIC SOCIETY

Founded 11th September 1907

Affiliated to the Federation of Surrey Philatelic Societies

Member of the Association of British Philatelic Societies

PRESIDENT: Brian Asquith


Meetings are held at the Small Hall, United Reformed Church, Addiscombe Grove, Croydon, Surrey (near East Croydon railway station) on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month. Car parking spaces are available.

The room is open from 7.15 pm and meetings start at 7.45 pm.

The annual subscription is £15.00 for adults, £1.00 for junior collectors. Members attending meetings will be asked to contribute £1, which includes the service of tea and biscuits.

Visitors are most welcome at our meetings. Come along and see what we have to offer.

Programme of meetings, 2013-14

Our full and varied programme of activities includes:

  • Guest speakers
  • Informal "members' evenings"
  • Annual competitions
  • Exchange Packet circuit (see below)
  • Stamp auctions
  • Visits to and from other philatelic societies
  • Christmas social evening
  • Annual dinner

    The Society exchange packet is circulated between members who have asked to be included on the list. Each packet contains up to 16 booklets of stamps and postal history submitted by members and recipients are responsible for passing the packet, by hand, to the person next on the list, in accordance with the rules. Any member with philatelic material for sale should contact the Packet Secretary for further information.

    See some of our activities in our picture galleries. Photography by Gregory Loh MBE, except where indicated otherwise.

    Season 2007-8    Season 2008-9    Season 2009-10    Season 2010-11    Season 2011-12    Season 2012-13    Season 2013-14   

    If you would like to become a member, please download our membership application form in MS Word format or in PDF format and return it with your subscription to our Treasurer.

    Officers and Committee     Competition rules     Past Presidents    Notes of Meetings


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