Solihull Philatelic Society

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Version 24 30/11/2021

The next meeting will be an afternoon meeting at 2:00 pm on Tuesday 7th December 2021 by Bryan Jones who is showing  "South Warwickshire Postal History"". The following meeting will be a morning meeting at 10:30 am on Thursday 9th December 2021 for members to show up to 16 sheets on the topic of "Ethnicity & Customs".  Free refreshments, although donations are welcome.

Please look at the Gallery for pictures from some of our previous meetings,. If you click on the picture, you can see more text explaining what you can see.

For more details follow links on the left (or the links at three bars at the top left on a mobile)

If you are interested in joining the Society, please see Membership for the benefits and use the form to contact us on the Contacts page. Visitors are always welcome.

The Society was 50 in 2020. To commemorate this milestone, a special offer of two years' membership for one will be offered to any new member who mentions this website.

The next Knowle Stamp fair will be on 19th December 2021 at Knowle Village Hall between 10:00 am and 2:30 pm. Come along and make sure that Santa gives you what you really want for the following weekend. Dealers are already booking tables for 2022. The fairs in 2022 will be on the usual third Sunday of each month. Do come along and support your local stamp fair.

The Marie Curie Auction has been postponed until 6th November 2022. Donations are still being accepted - please send in details of donations pledged and view here. Lots updated 17th September 2021. See article in the local Solihull Observer.

Members can now create a pdf document of favourite / interesting items that they have and send them by email to include on this site. 

Bernadette would like any  unwanted stock cards or packaging to be saved for her as she needs it urgently to pack up stamps for Oxfam. Last week they sold £464 worth of stamps, the best ever week. If you can help, please contact Paul through the email on the Contacts page.

Membership Benefits


  • A friendly society for beginners to more advanced collectors.
  • Weekly Day Time Meetings - (September - April).
  • Monthly meetings of the Stamp & Postcard Club (September - April).
  • Speakers - We invite top speakers from throughout the UK.
  • Member Meetings- Opportunity to show items from your collection.
  • Philatelic and non-philatelic quiz nights.
  • Annual competition.
  • Bring & Buy (Members Bourse).
  • Approval Packet for members who cannot attend meetings- over 20 per annum (460 books). All packets are passed by hand.
  • The latest auction catalogues are available to peruse at meetings.
  • Library -  A selection of reference books and specialised stamp catalogues which can be borrowed.         
  • Disposal of Collections - We can provide advice on the options available.
  • Member Emails -  Auction Catalogues and general information stamp fairs and areas of interest circulated to members.   
  • Membership: Adults £8.00, Juniors  £0.50 and Family  £10.00. For more information please use the Contact form.

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