Text Box: Royal Tunbridge Wells Philatelic Society (R.T.W.P.S.)

(founded 1945)



At Christ Church, Crabb Hall, High St.,

Tun. Wells TN1 1UT at 7.30 p.m. on the 2nd Thursday of each month.







Text Box:  Displays & Meetings 2017




At The Spread Eagle, Forest Rd., Hawkenbury, Tunbridge Wells. TN2 5BT at 10.30 a.m on the 4th

Thursday of each month.





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12 Jan.

England / Australia

airmail routes

Mr. John Crowe

      26 Jan.

     A Flight round the Baltic

          Mr. Paul Cahill

09 Feb.

U.S. Civil War

Postal History

Mr Colin Evans

      23 Feb.


   postal history

 Mr. Robin Tapper

09 Mar.

Tristan da Cuhna:

Part 2


Mr. Ron Burn

      23 Mar.

Indian Mail

by sea and air

Dr. Brian Austen

13 Apr.

Letters ABC


      27 Apr.

Visit from Lewes

Philatelic Society




11 May


Engravers Art  


Mr. A. Buckman


     25 May


Sending money by post


Mr Richard Solly

08 Jun.

General Election

No Meeting

     22 Jun.

Aspects of Australian

Postal History

Mrs Dee Pullan

13 July

Summer Break


No Meeting

      27 Jul.

Summer Break

No Meeting

10 Aug.

Aspects of

Airship Aviation

Mr. Len Barnes

      24 Aug.

The Royal Philatelic

Society (London) entertains  


14 Sep.

The ‘Newlands Road

 Philatelic Club’

Mr. Chris Phillips

      28 Sep.

Recent philatelic



12 Oct.

Presidents’ Evening


Mr. Nigel Gooch

      26 Oct.

Postal Mechanisation

Robin Tapper


09 Nov.


A.G.M &Annual Competitions


     23 Nov.

 Pre-stamp Maritime Mail

Mr. Hugh Johnson

14 Dec.

Philatelic Rarities

in the British Library

Mr. David Beech

    28 Dec.

Christmas Break

No Meeting