The home of the Cartophilic Society of Great Britain

Our Branches

West Country

Our much missed West Country Branch was founded in 1973 by Peter Wood, newly moved to the area, who started off as both Club Secretary and Treasurer. Based in Somerset, the Branch met at various venues including Taunton, Bath, and latterly at The Conservative Club in Keynsham High Street, where meetings took place on Sundays from 2.00pm-5.00pm. Their annual rally was held at the Community Centre, in Yate, near Bristol.  Peter Wood retired as Secretary in 2006 and was deservedly made a Li

Welcome to South Africa

                    Please Contact :  Murray Morrison or write:  P.O.Box 22082, Fish Hoek, 2974, South Africa. We hope you enjoy visiting our South African Branch - in its virtual format. Our featured card is by Taddy & Co, one of the most famous and collectable issuers. This set is "Boer Leaders", issued in 1901.  Let's start our story of South African Cartophily with this link to the history of t

Hants & Surrey Branch

  Secretary: Beverly Wright Telephone: 0118 9730334 Many of you will probably be aware that Vernon Young passed away on Thursday the 20th February, a very sad loss of a Friend to us all, a Gentleman who it was a privilege to have met. Clearly our heart felt thoughts are with Rhoda his Wife of many years. Vernon’s contribution to the Hants & Surrey Club stretches back many years and we will inevitably need to work very hard to keep the Club in good shape and to honour his memory. Verno

Nottingham & East Midlands Branch

Secretary: Alan Wain e-mail: Greetings to all card collectors! May we start by saying we offer a warm welcome to more collectors than you may think, as our club is quite uniquely situated and has "local" members from Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire and Rutland! Once upon a time, before the events in the news overtook collecting as we knew and loved it, we held regular Thursday bi-monthly meetings at The West Bridgford Cons

Middlesex Branch

Secretary: Keith Johnson Tel: 01252 837754 Greetings to all card and ephemera collectors in the Middlesex Area. Current events have led to postponement of our very well attended, first Saturday of every month, ephemera and card fairs.  But watch this space....