Lanarkshire Philatelic Society


Calendar of Events for 2019/2020


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 prompt.


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


This list is correct at 18 May 2019. 

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


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

6 September, 11 October, 17 January, 14 February, & 27 March 2019

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



6 September "President's Evening", Mr. Andy Napier Report
20 September We welcome visitors from Edinburgh Philatelic Society Report
4 October "A Marine Theme" by Mr. David Haig Report
5 October Lanarkshire Family Heritage Fair...held in the Concert Hall, Motherwell Civic Centre  
5 October South West Congress, Prestwick Community Centre, Prestwick.


11 October "G Postcode" Displays by members who reside in G postcode areas. Sponsored by Mrs. Maureen Mathieson Report
15 October LPS visits Dumfries Stamp & Postcard Club Report
18/19 October Scotex, Dewars Centre, Perth. Information
25 to 27 October Dundee Philatelic Weekend.
1 November "Development of British Definitives, 1840 to 2005" by Mr. Chris Moffat Report
9 November LPS visits The Alba Stamp Group, Motherwell Report
15 November "Boys' Brigade" by Mr. Alastair Burrow Report
29 November "Paul & Ken, "The Accies Men"" by Mr. Paul McGowan & Dr. Kenneth Liddell supported by Mr. Alan Rushworth with more football. Report
13 December Annual Bourse (Sorry, LPS Members Only)
10 December LPS visits Stirling & District Philatelic Society Report
20 December "Members' Night"~~~~"Celebrations" sponsored by Mr. Andy Napier Report



3 January The Committee "Entertain"! sponsored by Mr. Kenneth Norris FRPSL Report
17 January "Farming" by Dr. Brian Dow Report
31 January "Levant" by Dr. Stewart Gardiner FRPSL Report
1 February LPS Annual Exhibition & Fair, St Mary's Church, Avon Street, Motherwell.
7 February LPS Committee Meeting
14 February "Members' Night"~~~~"Valentines" sponsored by Mr. Terry Woods Report
28 February "Airmails" by Mr. Robert Clark    Report
13 March Auction Night
20 March LPS visits Ayrshire Philatelic Society CANCELLED
27 March "Members' Night"~~~~"8 Sheets or 50p" sponsored by Dr. Brian Dow CANCELLED
3 April ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (Sorry, LPS Members Only)

**This meeting will take place in Park Church Hall, Church Street, Uddingston.

17/18 April ASPS Congress, Dewars Centre, Perth. 

Perth Philatelic Society are hosts for 2020.