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Dundee & District Philatelic Society is a local society (founded in 1905) and is the second oldest society in Scotland. It is devoted to the collecting and study of philately and meets regularly between September and April each year.
Do you have an interest in Stamp Collecting, Postal History or any other branch of philately?, then why not come along to one of our meetings and meet other people interested in the same hobby. Our current membership stands at 32 members, the majority of whom attend most of our meetings.
Society meetings take place usually on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month at 7:30pm at Dundee Art Society, Roseangle Gallery. You can see details of our yearly syllabus below.

Want to join? Membership cost is £10 Annually (Under 18's can join for free.)
Download the membership application form by clicking here and bring it along to the first meeting you attend.

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Latest Society News

The latest Thursday evening meeting of the society took place recently when Bruce Gillham of the India Study Circle provided a fantastic display entitled "Disastrous Philately".
Click here to see the Syllabus.

For more information on the displays and to see all the news items Click here.

Website News Update

PCGB Study Circle Auction

The Philatelic Congress of Great BRitain Study Circle are holding an Auction on 5th November. Please see the (Inter)National EXhibitions page of the website for the list of items and bid form or Click here to go the Exhibitions page.


As of 27th July 2020 The library has now been populated will 770 publications for sections A through V and X.

The Auction Catalogues Section (W) will be added at a later date once the Library group are able to finalise the recording of all the catalogues.

All publications are searchable via two methods. One being the library search option on the members sections of the website, and the other which will list all publications by their storage location. This option is called the Library Analysis and can also be found in the Members area of the website.

2020/2021 Syllabus


Due to the continuing Covid-19 Pandemic the committee have decided that the new syllabus for the year will consist of a combination of meeting at Roseange Art Gallery and ZOOM Virtual presentations.

The next meeting of the society will be held on.
Thursday 28th October 2021 at 7:30pm

This meeting will be held using ZOOM. The Secretary will issue invitations to join the meeting shortly before the date of the meeting. If you have not recived an invitation please contact the Secretary to obtain the link to the meeting.

Presenter: Gerald Marriner FRPSL (Belgian Congo Study Circle)
Topic: Congo 1960 - 63: The Katanga Crisis.

The next informal meeting of the society will take place on Thursday 7th October 2021 at 10am at Art Society Gallery, 17 Roseangle, Dundee.

91st Scottish Congress 2022

The 91st Scottish Congress
is scheduled to be held on
22nd - 23rd April 2022
Perth Philatelic Society

Location: Dewars Centre, Perth

Exhibits can be entered in all classes recognised by the ABPS.

Click here to connect to the ASPS Website to see more information...

Local/Other Events
16th - 20th November 20211
Dealers Roadshow
David Morrison and Bill Barrell will be visiting Scotland on a buying and selling trip..
They will be at
  • Stirling Hotel Colessio 9am-5pm on Tuesday 16th November

  • Huntingtower Hotel Perth 9am-3pm on Wednesday 17th November

  • Bill Barrell will be at Malmaison Dundee 9am-4pm on Thursday 18th November

  • Aberdeen Marriott Hotel 9am-4pm on Friday 19th November

  • Bill Barrell will be at Craigmonie Hotel Inverness on Saturday 20th November but this will strictly be by appointment only

20th November 2021
Postcard & Stamp Fair, Kinross Church Centre, High Street, Kinross.
10:30am till 3:30pm

National Events

28 Sept - 1 Oct 2022
Autumn Stampex

International Events

19 - 22 November 2021
NOTOS 2021 European Philatelic Exhibition

19 - 26 February 2022

31 March - 3 April 2022

This page was last modified on 24th October 2021

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