Programme

Dates for Your Diary

As long as material is available, a mini auction will be held at all London meetings. If you have material for including in the auction please see Auction Secretary, Gerald Marriner, when you arrive for the meeting. There is usually a theme for displays but new acquisitions may always be displayed.

DATES AND PROGRAMME FOR 2019

All Members’ Meetings are held at the Union Jack Club, Sandell Street, London, SE1 8UJ. If you wish to attend any of these meetings please inform the Secretary at secretary@ciss1950.org.uk with your name. Thank you.

ALL MEETINGS START AT 10.30am WITH TEA/COFFEE WITH THE BUSINESS OF THE DAY STARTING AT 11.00am.

21st September – Members’ Meeting – Channel Islands Maritime mail/50th Anniversary of Channel Islands’ Postal Independence (1st October 1969).

14th December – Members Meeting – Theme: Letters O or P

NB: Each meeting usually begins with a 50-lot room auction.

DATES AND PROGRAMME FOR 2020

8th February 2020 – Members’ Annual Competitions/ Room Auction and Members’ Meeting

24th – 26th April 2020 – Members Weekend at the Peninsula Hotel, Guernsey

11th July 2020 – Annual General Meeting followed by Room Auction and Members’ Displays

26th September 2020 – To be determined

5th December 2020 – Members Meeting. Theme: letters ‘Q’, ‘R’ and ‘S’.

NB: Each meeting usually commences with a 50-lot room auction unless otherwise stated.

FAIRS

David Winnie, Gerald Marriner and Richard Flemming represented the Channel Islands Specialsits’ Society at MIDPEX 2019 held at the Warwick Events Centre, Leamington Spa on Saturday, 6th July 2019. For a photo of the three at MIDPEX please see the NEWS page.

Members′ Displays elsewhere.

Members regularly give displays all over the country, and occasionally overseas. Please let us have details, including the title/topic of the talk, venue, the society/club being visited, and the date and time of the talk, so they can be publicized here on the website.

David Winnie will be giving a talk on the Post Offices of the Smaller Channel Islands to the Salisbury and District Philatelic Society on Wednesday, 20th November 2019.

Richard Flemming will be giving a display on Channel Islands Postal History to the Newport Philatelic Society, in Wales, on 14th August 2020.