Germany and Colonies

About the Society

The Group was established in 1976 by Mr Len Armstrong of Gateshead, whose home was used for meetings in the early days. Members of the group organised two national Conventions on behalf of the G&CPS – Germania Posta XI in 1988 and Germania Posta XIII in 1994.

Contact Details

For further details, please contact our group leader at 2 Arundel Drive, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 7SP or  e-mail Germany and Colonies Tyne Tees Group


Meetings are held in our new meeting location, All Saints Church Hall, Carr House Drive, Newton Hall, Durham DH1 5LT on Saturdays from 2.00pm to 5.00pm.

Please click on this link for a map showing the location of our meeting venue in Bing Maps 

Please note that the meetings of the Germany and Colonies Group are AFTERNOON meetings. 





09 September

Large Auction and one page competition


11 November

Auction and The Spitfire – Richard Wheatley






17 March

Auction and WW2 on the Eastern Front – Gary Eden


14 April

Auction and German East Africa in WW1 – Mike Farrant


28 April

NEPA Convention Bowburn, Durham DH6 5AT


19 May

Auction and Pictures in the Post – Stephen Holder