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. We host regular Branch Meetings from 1.30 – 4.30 pm at Normandy Village Hall, Manor Fruit Farm, Glaziers Lane, Normandy, GU3 2DT, a hall with a very interesting history which you can read about here  Our next Branch meeting will take place here on Sunday the 12th of November. We also host Quarterly All Day Fairs at the same location. Our next will ta

Nottingham Branch

Secretary: Alan Wain e-mail: We meet from 7.30 to 9.30 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. We have hosted the Cartophilic Society Annua

Middlesex Branch

Secretary: Keith Johnson Tel: 01252 837754 We meet at St Hilda`s Church Hall, Woodthorpe Rd, Ashford TW15 3JY on the first Saturday of the month from 9.30am - 3.00pm (not December). [Our featured card is a shield issued by Baines of Bradford]

Lea Valley Cigarette Card Club

Secretary: Martin Brody e-mail: We meet at North Weald Village Hall, 40 High Rd, North Weald Bassett, Epping CM16 6BU on the fourth Sunday of each month from 10.00am (except for December, that’s the third Sunday). [Our featured card is a Thames Barge, number 30 from Nicolas Sarony & Co`s 1929 series "Ships of All Ages"]