Philately in the Bournemouth Area

Somerset and Dorset Philatelic Federation


Somerset & Dorset
Philatelic Federation



This Federation is affiliated to the ABPS where details of other Federations, Events, Judging and Exhibition Seminars
and a myriad of information can be found


President:- Richard Stroud (01278 782235)
Vice President:- Les Berry (01297 32248)
Vice President:- James Hooper (01935 424043)
Vice President:- Ken Ramsey (01305 786661)
Chairman:- James Hooper (01935 424043)
Vice-Chairman:- Mike Breward (0117 9567893)
Secretary:- Carol Turner (01643 704128)
Treasurer:- Roger Marsh (01935 814367)
Competitions Secretary:- James Hooper (01935 42443)
Quiz Master:- Mike Welch

Events and Activities

(To see the reports on events in 2014, 2015 and 2016, please click here)


47th Annual General Meeting
This will be held at 2pm on Saturday 11 October 2017 at Taunton Stamp Exhibition & Fair, St James' Hall, Taunton

Committee Meeting
The last Meeting was held on Saturday 15 July 2017 at 2pm at the Weston Super Annual Stamp Fair, St Paul's Church Hall, Walliscote Road, Weston Super Mare

Federation Quiz Meeting - 2017
The last Federation Inter-Club Quiz was held on Friday 19 May 2017 at Taunton.
(Clubs can send teams of up to 4 members and supporters)
(Secretary Mrs Elizabeth Higgins 01278 459378)

Federation Competitions - 2017
The 2017 Competitions will be held on Tuesday 26 September, 2017 during the evening meeting held by Wells Philatelic Society. Meetings are held at The Town Hall, Wells BA5 2RB, at 7.30pm
Club Contact:- Secretary - Mr J Jeffery, Tel 01761 453258
Competition Rules - click here for the 2017 Rules

Federation Competitions - 2018
The 2018 Competitions will be hosted by the Yeovil Philatelic Society, date to be advised.


Federation Member Clubs, Programmes and Speakers List

List of Member Clubs and their Contacts

Member Clubs 2016-2017 Programmes

Member Clubs 2017-2018 Programmes

Somerset & Dorset Federation Speakers List


Results of the
2016 Somerset and Dorset Philatelic Federation Competition (Axe Vale)

Class A Open  First B Paull (Przedborz City Post 1917/18) Bridport & Charmouth
  Second J. F. Roe (GB Lilac & Greens) Bristol
  Third T. J. Hooper (Austria 1850 - 1865 Stamp issues & usage) Yeovil
Class B General First R Marsh (Elihu Burritt and the "Ocean Penny Post") Yeovil
  Second B. Paull (Warsaw Town Post 1915/16) Bridport & Charmout
  Third E. Rendel ("Germany - Allied occupation Russian Zone") Yeovil
Class C Postal History First J. F. Roe (Inspector's Marks on London P.H. Undeliverable Mail) Bristol
  Second T. J. Hooper (Austrian Inflation Period X. (Postal Rates)) Yeovil
  Third B. Paull (Postcards from Poland 1919-1924) Bridport and Charmouth
Class D Thematic First B. Paull (Tunnels) Bridport & Charmouth
  Second S. Page (The Valture Family) Bridport & Charmouth
  Third F. R. Blackah (A Junket of Junks) Bridport & Charmouth
Class E Juniors No entries    
Class F Air Mail First B. Paull (Warsaw Airmail Service 1922 to 1925) Bridport & Charmouth
  Second N. A. Arrow ("Make a Sixpence Fly") Axe Vale
Class G Postcards First S. Page (Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway) Bridport & Charmouth


(To see the reports on events in 2014, 2015 and 2016, please click here)


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Last updated 4 September 2017