Lanarkshire Philatelic Society


Calendar of Events for 2018/2019


Our meeting place is 

Hamilton Caledonian Bowling Club, Motherwell Road, Hamilton ML3 7BL

(unless marked otherwise)


(Note access is from the large roundabout as you enter Hamilton from the M74/Motherwell)



All meetings start at 7.30pm 


Anyone with an interest in Stamps, Postcards or Postal History is always made very welcome.


This list is correct at 26 July 2018. 

Other dates/events/society visits may be added at a later date.


A "Mini Bourse" will take place on the evenings of

7 September, 2 November, 16 November & 21 December 2018; 

4 January, 18 January, 1 February, 15 February, & 29 March 2019

from 7pm 'til 7.25pm for those who wish to indulge in a little buying &/or selling. 



7 September "President's Evening", Mr. Gary Cheyne Report
21 September "New Zealand" by Dr. David Stalker Report
5 October We welcome visitors from Dundee Philatelic Society Report
6 October South West Congress, Prestwick Community Centre, Prestwick...hosted by Paisley Philatelic Society


12 October "Weimar Republic" by Mr. Walter Tytherleigh Report
19/20 October Scotex, Dewars Centre, Perth. Info
27 October Lanarkshire Family Heritage Fair...held in the Concert Hall, Motherwell Civic Centre Info
2 November "Members' Night"~~~~North Lanarkshire sponsored by Mr. David Haig Report
16 November "Scottish War Memorials" by Miss Elsie Miller Report
30 November "Temperance" & "Maritime Provinces" by Mr. Alan Blakely Report
7 December Annual Bourse (Sorry, LPS Members Only)
21 December "Members' Night"~~~~"Christmas Mail" sponsored by Miss Elsie Miller Report



4 January The Committee "Entertain"! Report
18 January "Lithuania" by Mr. Raymond Baldock Report
1 February "Philatelic Vexillology" by Mr. Robert Murray Report
2 February LPS Annual Exhibition & Fair, St Mary's Church, Avon Street, Motherwell. Info
8 February LPS Committee Meeting
15 February "Members' Night"~~~~"Dead Countries" sponsored by Mr. Gary Cheyne Report
1 March "Greenland" by Mr. George Henshilwood    Report
15 March Auction Night
26 March LPS visits Edinburgh Philatelic Society
29 March "Members' Night"~~~~"8 Sheets or 50p" sponsored by Mr. Andy Napier Report
5 April ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (Sorry, LPS Members Only)
12/13 April ASPS Congress, Dewars Centre, Perth. 

Largs & District Philatelic Society are this year's hosts.