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 All Saints Church Hall, Carr House Drive, Newton Hall, Durham DH1 5LT on Saturdays from 2.00pm to 5.00pm.

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



08 September Auction, ‘Official stamps to 1945’ – Veronica Matthews and one sheet competition, new acquisitions

02 October NEPA.Convention, Bowburn, Durham, DH6 5AT

06 October Auction, Hannover – Bob Farmer


19 March NEPA.Convention, Bowburn, Durham, DH6 5AT

23 March Auction, Anschluss part 2 – Tony Hickey

27 April Auction, Bohemia and Moravia – Martin Snowdon

06 May National Stamp Day

18 May Auction, Rates and Services – Rex Dixon