The home of the Cartophilic Society of Great Britain


There are card meetings and auctions going on around the UK every week and one of our aims at Card World is to try to list as many as possible so that you can see what’s happening near you and hopefully track down those cards that have been eluding you. As well as the CSGB branch meeting details you will also find details of other national auctions and fairs taking place that may be of interest.

Welcome to South Africa

[caption id="attachment_1716" align="alignleft" width="162"] Taddy & Co. (1901) 'Boer Leaders' T045-050[/caption] Please Contact : Murray Morrison email - or write: P.O.Box 22082, Fish Hoek, 2974, South Africa. We are delighted to welcome our South African friends. We will start with a link to the history of tobacco in South Africa, which gives good groundwork for exploring the subject further: There i

Hants & Surrey Branch

Secretary: Beverly Wright Telephone: 0118 9730334 We have been a branch since the early 1980s, and for a considerable time now have been meeting every second Sunday of the month at Normandy Village Hall, Manor Fruit Farm, Glaziers Lane, Normandy, GU3 2DD, an attractive hall with a very interesting history – check out We were very pleased at the attendance at our April All Day Fair and Auction, and especially hearing that several of you found out a

Nottingham Branch

Secretary: Alan Wain e-mail: We meet bi-monthly on Thursdays. Meetings take place from 7.30 to 8.30 pm at West Bridgford Conservative Club, Rectory Road, West Bridgeford, NG2 6BG   An excellent map is available online at: and it even includes a satellite view! Our area includes Derbyshire, Leicestershire, parts of Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire and Rutland.

Middlesex Branch

Secretary: Keith Johnson Tel: 01252 837754 We host a very well attended card fair, with free entry, at St Hilda`s Church Hall, Woodthorpe Rd, Ashford TW15 3JY on the first Saturday of the month – so we look forward to seeing you on January the 6th and February the 3rd. Doors open from 9.30am and the fair runs till 3.00pm. Do note we do not have fairs in August or December. [Our featured card is a shield issued by Baines of Bradford]

Lea Valley Cigarette Card Club

Secretary: Debbie Fisher e-mail: Tel. 07501 854006 We meet at North Weald Village Hall, 40 High Rd, North Weald Bassett, Epping CM16 6BU.  This venue has a large main hall with a capacity of 150 head, plus a licensed bar and committee room. and a large car park directly behind the hall. Remember our annual subscription is £15, which entitles members to free entry at all of our club meetings. And visitors are always welcome at our friendly club.   Our 20