Middlesbrough Philatelic Society

About the Society

The Society held its first meeting on 14th October 1948 and membership reached 37 in the first season. The Society has had many changes of venue over the years but has met at the Middlesbrough Bowls Club premises on Cornfield Road since 1984. The Society has hosted NEPA convention on at least five occasions.

Contact Details

For further details, please contact our secretary at 95 Thames Avenue, Guisborough TS14 8AQ or e-mail Middlesbrough Philatelic Society


Meetings are held at Meetings are held at Middlesbrough Scout Headquarters, Tollesby Road, Middlesbrough TS5 7PJ on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month from September to June. Meetings begin at 7.30pm



22 September Subscriptions and new acquisitions

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

13 October Members’ Night and signing off of accounts

27 October Postcard Night

10 November A 70’s Night

24 November Display by two members

08 December Social Night and ‘a bit of what you fancy’/Quiz


12 January President’s Night

26 January The Hartlepools – Ian Lightfoot

09 February His choice – Derek Lilley

23 February Letter Night – ‘E’ and/or ‘F’

09 March NEPA. President/Chair – Rod Combe

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

23 March French Equatorial Africa & Cameroun – Steve Dixon

13 April Antipodean Trials & Tribulations – Clive Jones

27 April Turks & Caicos Islands – Tony Walker

06 May National Stamp Day

11 May YPA. President – Keith Burton

25 May Fakes, Forgeries and Fantasies – Martin Snowdon

08 June Whitby plus! – Ken Mitchell

22 June AGM and 16 sheets