Philatelic Society

About the Society

The Society was founded in 1927 and has hosted NEPA convention on four occasions, the most recent being in 1987. John Burton was a member of the society when he won the Stampex Mailcoach in 1959 with an exhibit of Maltese Cross Cancellations.

Contact Details

For further details, please contact Mr M Mood on 0191 2532811 or e-mail Tynemouth Philatelic Society


Meetings are held at the Tynemouth District Scout HQ, 31-35 Norfolk Street, North Shields NE30 1BD (adjacent to the Bell and Bucket Public House), usually on the first Fridays of each Month, September through May Inclusive at 7.00pm and finish by 9.00pm..



03 September Members’ Night

01 October Mike Mood – “His Choice”

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

05 November Rod Combe – NEPA. President/Chairman

03 December “Ethiopia and Imperial Powers” – Steve Dixon

17 December Christmas Lunch


07 January To be announced

04 February Charles Grainger – “His Choice”

04 March Veronica Matthews – “Her Choice”

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

01 April “Bahamas” – Derek Lilley

06 May National Stamp Day