Dates for Your Diary

Dates and Programme for 2021

Please note that dates for 2021 are subject to UK Government Covid-19 pandemic guidelines.

All Member Meetings during 2021 will held at the Royal Philatelic Society London, 15 Abchurch Lane, London, EC4N 7BW.

All meetings commence at 11.00am with tea/coffee served at 10.30 in the lounge.

25th September 2021: Annual General Meeting followed by room auction and members’ displays. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS NOW THE AGM AND NOT AS PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED

4th December 2021: Members’ Meeting: Displays – Theme is ‘Letters Q, R and/or S’.

NB: Each Members’ Meeting at 15, Abchurch Lane usually starts with a 50-lot room auction. If you wish to bring an item or items please contact Gerald Marriner at

Joint C.I.S.S. and R.P.S.L. meetings in Guernsey – NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE

John Triggs has kindly forwarded me the dates for the joint C.I.S.S. and Royal Philatelic Society London (R.P.S.L.) meetings for 2021. Meetings are now held at Les Rocquettes Hotel, Les Gravees, St Peter Port, Guernsey. All C.I.S.S. or R.P.S.L. members are welcome to any of the meetings. Please contact John Triggs for further details if you are attending by either telephone: 01481 725847 or email:

Dates are:

  • 29th January,
  • 26th February,
  • 26th March,
  • 23rd April,
  • 28th May,
  • 25th June,
  • 30th July,
  • 27th August,
  • 24th September,
  • 29th October
  • 26th November


The C.I.S.S attended MIDPEX 2021 on the 3rd July 2021 – see News item here.

Members′ Displays elsewhere.

Members regularly give displays all over the country, and occasionally overseas. Please let us have details, including the title/topic of the talk, venue, the society/club being visited, and the date and time of the talk, so they can be publicized here and on the NEWS page of the website.

Alan Whittaker is to give a talk to the Milford-on-Sea Stamp Club on 9th November 2021 commencing at 2.00pm. His subject is The German Occupation 1940 – 1945 and will consist of 180 sheets.