Welcome to the Alton and District Stamp Club.
This is the home of the Alton and District Stamp Club.
Regular meetings have now resumed.
We meet on the second Tuesday of each month except August.
Our meetings are held in Medstead Village Hall starting at 2.30pm during winter months and 7.45pm in British Summer Time. The December meeting is usually a Christmas meal, often at a local hotel.
14 May at 7.45pm
Bring along and display Revenues and Cinderella material; max 10 sheets.
11 Jun at 7.45pm
Informal Evening – sourcing material, organising your collection – all ideas welcome!
9 Jul at 7.45pm
Bring along and display Non-English Language stamps; max 10 sheets.
10 Sep at 7.45pm
Victoria Falls and Rhodesia TB seals – a talk and display by Derek White.
8 Oct at 2.30pm
British Levant – a talk and display by Julian Bagwell.
12 Nov at 2.30pm
Up to 10 sheets for the Czuczman Cup competition. No talk necessary.
10 Dec at 7pm
Christmas Meal – venue to be announced! 7.00pm for 7.30pm. Partners are particularly welcome.
Here is our article containing information on the history of post around the Alton area. The Postal History of Alton, Hampshire
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Club Chairman – Peter Cox – firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Secretary – Greg Newey – email@example.com
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