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 morrison@webmail.co.za 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 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. [caption id="attachment_2313" align="alignright" width="300"] Normandy Village Hall[/caption]           This is an attractive hall with an interesting history, read : http://normandyvillagehall.org/about-nvh/ ***

Nottingham & East Midlands Branch

Secretary: Alan Wain e-mail: a-j-b-wain@talktalk.net Greetings to all card collectors! May we start by saying we offer a warm welcome to all prospective visitors, wherever you come in from. In fact our club has "local" members from Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire and Rutland!   Our meetings are held bi-monthly on Thursdays. They start at 7.30pm and close at 9pm, though some of our members like to get there earlier. And why not? After all we

Middlesex Branch

Secretary: Keith Johnson Tel: 01252 837754 Greetings to all card and ephemera collectors who live in or fancy a trip to the Middlesex Area. Did you know we hold a well attended fair, with NO ADMISSION FEES, on the first Saturday of every month at :   St Hilda`s Church Hall Woodthorpe Rd Ashford TW15 3JY  Doors open from 9.30am and stay open till 3.00pm. Inside the hall you will find all manner of vintage and modern cards and ephemera are on sale. Our dealers specialise in cigare