Text Box: Forthcoming R.T.W.P.S Meetings


Please join us for the next R.T.W.P.S. meeting (commencing 19:30 p.m.) at Crabb Hall on Thursday 12th October for President’s Evening’ (Nigel Gooch—FRPSL)


If you cannot attend the above meeting, why not join us for the next morning meeting (commencing 10:30 a.m.) on Thursday 26th October at the Spread Eagle, Hawkenbury, when we will have a display by Robin Tapper, titled ‘Postal Mechanisation’.


The meeting will be followed by lunch, should you wish to join us. The pub restaurant has a very good menu, and is good value for your money.



*Free tea or coffee will be available at the half way break (both meetings)



Text Box: RTWPS Publication
Text Box: The following 4 page article, titled “Around the World for a Penny: British ‘Foreign Rate’ Postcards, 1892 — 1917” was recently written by our fellow member Peter O’Keeffe and published in the July 2013 ‘Gibbons Stamp Monthly’ (pp. 62—65). The article is shown below, with the kind permission of both the author and the publisher (Stanley Gibbons Ltd.).