GB Collectors Group North East Meeting, 16th March 2019

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GB Collectors Group North East Meeting, 16th March 2019

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There will be an open meeting for collectors of GB philately and postal history, at the Royal Station Hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne, Neville Street, NE1 5DH on Saturday 16 March 2019, organised by Peter Chadwick. There is a £20 charge to cover room hire, food and drink.

The format of the meeting will be:

10:00 Meet and coffee
10:30 First display. Invited guest (80 sheets): Malcolm Fenning "Scotland before 1711"
11:30 Second display. Invited guest (80 sheets): Edward Klempka "Introduction of Penny Postage"
12:30 Buffet lunch
13:15 Business meeting
13:30 Participant displays. Please bring 10/ 20 sheets and talk for not more than 5 mins.
14:15 Second round of participant displays
15:00 Third round of participant displays
15:45 Tea and cakes
16:00 Fourth round of participant displays
16:45 End of meeting

Both morning displays will be of the highest quality in their respective fields.
Mark Bloxham will be present as a dealer.
A full buffet will be provided for delegates within the hotel for lunch.

If you would like to participate, please contact Peter Chadwick at 1 Seymour Grove, Eaglescliffe, TS16 0LB (telephone: 01642 781 274, email:
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