MAPF Mid Anglia Philatelic Federation of Philatelic Societies
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This site provides details of the activities in the area
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the organisation
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Speakers List
For society Hon. Secs.

Federation Judges

Competitions

Rules

New Guidelines

Entry Form

Some suggestions on:

Treatment (pdf 2.1mb)

Traditional Philately (pdf 1.8mb)

The Introductory Page (0.8 mb)

Presentation (1.8mb)

New Autumn Stampex 2015
Traditional Seminar
(pdf 2.1mb)

Articles
(5)

New Exhibits

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What's On
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Useful Links

Featured Items
Federation Events and News

8 July 2017 Midpex Exhibition and Fair


21 July 2017 ABPS National Exhibition at York Stamp Fair



Collectors Club of Chicago

This is a source of much information for the collector and
includes downloadable books and collections to view


Robertson Revisited. Free download via the RPSL website. http://www.rpsl.org.uk/subscriber/Shop/tabid/104/product/45/Default.aspx


Have you ever wondered what's really there on a stamp or cover?
Retroreveal may have the answer.
See Paul Wreglesworth's article with acknowledgment to Kiwi
the Journal of the the New Zealand Society of Great Britain

Simon Kelly writes: Can I also recommend Gimp - freely available and
most useful for 'cleaning' stamps from postmarks, restoring oblique
photographs of postcards or notices to rectangular form and reducing
extreme perspective views, amongst many other uses


New Federation Level Judges
We are pleased to announce that the following are fully accredited to ABPS:

Congratulations to Richard Berry, Adrian Boggust, John Davies,
Alan Druce, Bob Hill, Richard Husband, Jon Higgins, Mike Kentzer, Paul Leonard,
Richard Moss, Simon Kelly, Rob Lester, Richard Page, John Spencer and Paul Wreglesworth. Other accredited judges are listed here



Tempsford Meeting Report Here


War Declared New items added as available. Contributions welcomed


ABPS supports Mid Anglia Competitions Day more


Treatment in Tradition Philately Competitions more (pdf 2.1mb)


Articles: Origins of the Post (pdf 3.6mb); Map Stamps: The Galapagos Islands; Socks from Fiji


Postal History Authors Wanted The Stuart Rossiter Trust
(other forms of support available)


What are the Competitive International Classes
then click on FIP Organisation & then Commissions


A Guide to Philatelic Research - David Beech, Past Curator British Library, Philatelic Collections


Stamp Active for the younger collector


Unusual locations 1: A kilo of tomatoes and a packet of stamp hinges. Hitchin, Herts


Night Mail Film



MAPF Latest Newsletter older versions

Articles in the March edition Competitions and Federation Day. North Borneo.

Programme and Fair Diary


Mid Anglia Philatelic Federation

15 July 2017

Competition Day at St Ives

Philanglia, Burgess Hall, Westwood Rd, Saint Ives PE27 6WU

Phone: 01480 388500


Mid Anglia Philatelic Federation Display Day

Saturday 2nd September 2017

Whittlesford Memorial Hall

Whittlesford, Nr. Duxford

CB22 4NE

10am until 4.30pm


Dominica: Simon Richards FRPSL


The Engraving Skill of Czeslaw Slania: Terry Wragg FRPSL


Display of Winning 2017 MAPF Competition Entries


Refreshments: £1.00 for the day

Members Bourse and Raffle

FREE ENTRY TO MEMBERS AND THEIR GUESTS

Good Parking and Access

Contact: John W.B. Spencer, jowbespencer@hotmail.com:
Mob. 07881 503580


MAPF Annual Competitions


Results: Saturday 25 June 2016
here

MAPF President Bill Gibb (r) presents the Millenium Shield to Peter Morton as representative for Cambridge Society who scored the most points in the 9 sheet exhibition.






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