Welcome to the web site of the Aberystwyth Philatelic Society. Even though it is known affectionately as the 'Stamp Club' - our members interests also include, postcards, postal history, postal stationary, revenues, 'cinderellas' . . .
The society was formed in 1963 and has run a busy programme of displays, competitions, quizzes, auctions, dealers, lectures & talks ever since. New members & guests are always welcome.
All lavishly illustrated from prestigious collections!
The society meets at 7pm every 2 weeks (or so) during the first two
academic terms of Aberystwyth University in the Seminar Room
of the 'Old College', on King Street, Aberystwyth.
Get together to discuss the forthcoming programme 10 minute talks + Thimble Competition #1 (Stamp on a stamp + stamp) Mystery stamps + Thimble Competition #2 (Overprints) Talk: Pyrotechnics on stamps + Thimble Competition #3 (Places of Worship) Longer than 10 minute talks Quiz by George Siddell
10 minute talks. Thimble Competition #4 (Heads of State) Competition evening Chairman's night + Thimble Competition #5 (Minerals) Quiz + Thimble Competition #6 (Royalty) Welsh night AGM and auction
Get together to discuss the forthcoming programme 10 minute talks. 10 minute talks + Thimble Competition #1 (Different shapes) Visiting speaker - TBC + Thimble Competition #2 (Different sizes) Quiz + Thimble Competition #3 (Pottery on stamps) Chairman's Evening
Longer than 10 minute talks + Thimble #4 (Marks on the back of stamps) Mystery stamps and Bourse Crossword + Thimble Competition #5 (National Costumes) The Mickleson Cup and Six Sheets Cup Competition Visiting speaker - TBC + Thimble Competition #2 (Dancing on stamps) AGM and Auction
Welsh Postal History Society meeting (Llanbadarn Village Hall) To Be Announced Club Dinner