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Annual Convention

2020 Convention – Salisbury

All card and ephemera collectors make a note in your diary now because our next card convention will take place on SATURDAY 25th and SUNDAY 26th APRIL 2020 at FIVE RIVERS LEISURE CENTRE, HULSE ROAD, SALISBURY, WILTSHIRE SP1 3NR ❄️❄️❄️❄️❄️ BREAKING NEWS: We are now taking bookings from dealers. The forms were circulated with the current edition of Card World Magazine. Once they start to come in we will start to produce lists and table plans, which will appea

2019 Convention – Nottingham

ABRACADABRA.... well after a quick change, Nottingham Conferences being concerned that there were insufficient parking facilities at the our original venue, we relocated to the De Vere Jubilee Conference Centre, 16 Orston Drive, NG8 1DH, which is about a mile away from the original Studio 7. Some of you may remember this was the venue used for the recent Nottingham Postcard Fair in September and is set within the 65 acres of scenic lakeside grounds of Nottingham University, just 10 min

2018 Convention – Kings Lynn

And a very warm Norfolk welcome back to the convention; it was ten years ago that we were down this way, in Norwich. This year, hundreds of card collectors from all over the globe are heading for Kings Lynn. After searching the breadth of East Anglia, we found "Lynnsport" a leisure complex run by Alive Leisure, with the usual easy level access for all visitors, catering facilities and car parks, plus great transport links. The convention will be open Saturday and Sunday. Special this ye

2017 Convention – Stratford Upon Avon

The largest meeting in the world for trade & cigarette card collectors will take place on 29th – 30th April at the Stratford Leisure Centre, Bridge Foot, Stratford upon Avon CV37 6YY. This is a venue that we have used in the past and it has always been popular with dealers & collectors alike. There are already nearly 100 tables booked and dealers will be offering cards for sale that have been issued during the last 130 years or so. Opening times on Saturday are 10 -6 for Society membe

2016 Convention – Bracknell

It’s that time of year already and we are pleased to confirm the 2016 CSGB Convention will take place in Bracknell on the Saturday 30th April and Sunday 1st May. As I get updates on dealers that will be attending I shall add them here but you can be sure that there will be quite literally millions of cigarette and trade cards on offer as usual. Chris Corner has also assembled a first rate auction (which will be loaded onto the website very soon!) and all lots will be available to view over th