We’d love to welcome you to one of our meetings soon. Our meetings are open to anyone who is, or would like to become a member of the association and you can simply turn up and meet us at our regular venues.
Alongside is a notice advertising our pub meetings which appeared in the October 2001 issue of First Day Coverage. Anyone is welcome to attend, so if you are not a member and want to find out more about us, come along to a meeting in your area – for more information, see the pub meetings page.
For collectors who like to look for covers at stamp fairs, there is also a Fairs Diary page in this section
Information about the 2013 AGM and First Day Cover fair. This will be held at the Same Venue The Collingwood Centre Great Barr Birmingham B43 7NF on Sunday 6th October 2013
GBFDC Pub Meetings
Our pub meetings are an important aspect of the activities of the Association. They provide an opportunity for members in different areas to get together in an informal setting on a regular basis. Non-members are always welcome to come along and find out more about us.
We are looking for additional venues to hold informal pub meetings. If you have any suggestions for a suitable pub or hotel in your area, please use the suggest a venue online form.
London Pub Meetings
Please contact Richard Park on 07747 803220 for meeting dates and times. They are held at The Ship and Shovel, Craven Passage, London WC2 (between Craven Street and Villiers Street). A map is available.
West Midlands Pub Meetings
Please contact Joseph Bevan on 07969 311003 or 0121 477 9924 (Weekdays 7-10pm) for meeting dates and times. They are held at The Bowling Green Pub, Shaw Lane, Stoke Prior, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire B60 4BH. A map is available.
Our members regularly attend and exhibit at Stamp shows around the country. Please feel free to see us at any of the shows, detail of which are here