The Society was founded on 16th March 1948 and hosted its first convention in 1950. Mr John Jefferies presented the President’s Chain of Office to the society in the 1968-1969 season, during his first term as President. The society holds annual competitions for members who compete for four trophies: The Stephenson Cup for the Open Class; the Thematic Shield; The Jubilee Cup for the Postal History Competition and the Restricted Trophy for members who have not previously won a competition.
For further details, please contact our secretary at 162 Canterbury Road, Newton Hall Estate, Durham DH1 5XT
Meetings are held at the Joseph Swan Academy, Saltwell Road South, Gateshead NE9 6LE on the 2nd Tuesday of each Month, September through May Inclusive starting at 6.30pm and finishing by 8.30pm.
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Mike Mood [NEPA President] – A display in three halves
Mike Gibson – The River Tyne
Members’ Night – Recent Acquisitions
Please note revised date.
Veronica Matthews – Birds and People
Members’ Night – Home and Away
Competition Night and Members’ Letter “S”
Charles Grainger – Postal War Zone of Germany
Social Night – Venue to be arranged
NEPA Convention Bowburn, Durham DH6 5AT
AGM and President’s Night
Derek Waugh – Berlin Olympics
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