On 26th November 2019, Her Majesty The Queen officially opened the new headquarters of RPSL at 15 Abchurch Lane. For details, please click here.
Frank Walton RDP FRPSL and Jack Zhang FRPSL at 2019 World Stamp Exhibition in Wuhan, China.
APS List Our Webiste in Theirs
www.philatelymuseum.com are very pleased and honoured to be mentioned by
American Philatelic Society (APS）together with other big names. Thank you very much for your support and help. APS have done a great work to promote Philately over the past difficult year! For details, please click here.
Happy Chinese New Year!
Mr. Richard Stock FRPSL, the President of The Royal Philatelic Society London, wishes our Chinese friends a very happy and enjoyable Chinese Spring Festival! For the article in Chinese, please click here.
Congratulations to all the winners of the Chatty Award
Yesterday (05/02/2021), our adviser, Graham, hosted APS Chatty Award ceremony together with Ms Heidi. Many congratulations to all the winners, please click here for details.
2021 Lichtenstein Winners
Many congratulations to 2021 Lichtenstein Winners, Patrick Maselis RDP and Dr. Mark Banchik！Patrick is one of our advisers. We are very proud of you, Patrick! Please Click here for details.
Virtual STAMPEX 2021 (Thursday 25 to Saturday 27 March 2021)
The Philatelic Traders’ Society has announced that the planned Spring STAMPEX 2021 will now not be taking place because of continuing restrictions due to the Corvid-19 virus. Instead, a virtual exhibition will now take place from 25 to 27 March 2021. A non-competitive exhibition will now be held, and anyone interested in entering should enter in the usual way by following the registration link on the Exhibiting drop-down menu on the ABPS website www.abps.org.uk. The closing date for entries and submitting scanned exhibits is 28 February 2021 (information from ABPS).
RPSL Council Members Presentations (2)
On 10th December, GMT heralds another episode of light-hearted, entertaining and unusual presentations by Members of Council. The presenters and subjects are set out below:
Richard Berry FRPSL: Home for Christmas - by Sledge - 1914 (and other brief tales)
Jon Aitchison FRPSL: The Ship that Sank Twice
John Davies FRPSL: The 1890 Post Office Christmas Card
Jack Zhang FRPSL: A Boxing day letter from our Past President King George V
Richard Stock FRPSL: Humorous illustrated covers and postcards, for video, click here.
RPSL Council Members Presentations (1)
161 Fellows, Members and guests in 19 countries viewed a specialised collection of varied and fascinating presentations by five Officers and Members of Council; Mike Roberts, Simon Richards, Mark Bailey, Kim Stuckey and Chris King. The subjects covered Society Mail, Flight, Forgeries, Feeding and a Christmas Cracker. Please click here for video.
The FIP Board members approved, during the 135th FIP Conference meeting held on 16 October 2020, that:
A Vermeil medal at national virtual exhibitions held in 2020-2022 shall be accepted for FIP World exhibitions only in 2021 and 2022, on an experimental basis. For details, please click here.
What An Achievement! Well-done! Graham
Graham Beck, our adviser, won Legacy Champion of the Year Award of PTS for his great success! Many congratulations! Graham. Plese click here for the video.
RPSL Auction is drawing near!
RPSL auction Catalogue is online now. It will start at 3pm on 9th Oct.2020. For the catalogue, Please click here .
RPSL Booth At Virtual Stampex 2020
RPSL will attend the 2020 London Virtual Stampex, please click here for visiting the Booth and more information.
150 Years' History of the Royal Philatelic Society London
A talk about RPSL's 150 years' history by Jack Zhang FRPSL in Chinese. For details, please click here.
Virtual Stamp Show
The American Philatelic Society, American Topical Association and the American First Day Cover Society are welcoming free registrations for the Virtual Stamp Show.
The online event begins on Monday, August 17 and runs through Saturday, August 22, 2020. For details, please click here.
Many congratulation to Mark Bailey FRPSL on being awarded the RPSL Medal
Our adviser, Mark Bailey, was awarded the Royal Philatelic Society London Medal (2020) for his outstanding service to the Society.
Mark Bailey FRPSL
We would like to announce that Mark Bailey FRPSL has become our new adviser. Mark is a Fellow of the Royal Philatelic Society London, where he is presently the Chairman of the Society’s IT Committee and a member of the Society’s Council. Thank you very much! Mark
RPSL as an Official Partner
According to RPSL and PTS websites, the Royal Philatelic Society London has become the official partner of 2020 Stampex International Virtural Exhibition. For details, please click here.
Virtual Stampex 2020
Virtual Stampex from 1st - 3rd October 2020. For details, please click here. (10/6/2020)
Many Congratulations on Gary Loew's New Job
According to APS, Mr.Loew, our adviser, is now moving into the position of editor-in-chief and will oversee the society's monthly journal, the American Philatelist, as well as Philatelic Literature Review, the quarterly journal of the American Philatelic Research Library, and other APS publications. Many congratulations! Gary. 25 Jun 2020
The Tapling Medal 2020 Winner ---
Dr. Richard Morel FRPSL
One of our advisers, Dr. Richard Morel was awarded 2020 Tapling Medal of RPSL, many congratulations to you! Richard
Virtual Stamp Festival launched in UK
BEPA news: Following the cancellation of London’s Autumn Stampex, there will be a virtual ‘Summer of Stamps’ Festival in the UK. It is being organised by the team behind Stamp Collector magazine and the allaboutstamps.co.uk website.
It will be launched on 9 July at www.allaboutstamps.co.uk and will offer a stamp marketplace, videos and guides, a virtual goody bag and a one-page competition supported by the ABPS. It will run until 9 August.
For further information go to www.allaboutstamps.co.uk (2 June 2020)
Our New Adviser：Graham Beck
Graham has actively promoted philately with engaging online content since 2016. His ‘Exploring Stamps’ YouTube channel has received over a million views and over ten thousand subscribers. Graham is also a member of the American Philatelic Society (APS). For additional information about Graham’s social media presence please click here
FIP Vice President， FIAP President Prakob Chirakiti RDP FRPSL Became Our New Adviser, 17 April 2020
Photo: Jack,the founder of Philately Museum, with Prakob (right) at China 2019 World Stamp Exhibition. For more information on Mr.Chirakiti, please click here
Jack Zhang FRPSL,founder and owner of www.philatelymuseum.com, will give Zoom presentions on 12 April and 17 April,2020. You are warmly welcome to join us.
Message from the FIP Board on 26 March 2020, Bernie Beston, FIP President on behalf of FIP Board of Directors
Due to the rapid spread of the Coronavirus since it began in December 2019, almost all of our members are in lockdown of some type or another. This had severely affected your plans and our World Stamp Exhibition programmes. For details, please click here.
London 2020 Newsletter
No. 16. on 18 March 2020
Frank Walton RDP FRPSL,Chairman of London 2020 Organising Committee confirms that London 2020 Stamp Exhibition will be postponed to Feb.,2022 and the exact dates will be 19 to 26 Feb.,2022 . For details, pls click here.
Mr. Patrick Maselis RDP, Mr.Richard Scott Morel FRPSL, Mr.Gary Wayne Loew, Prof.Huei-Ching Ho FRPSL and Danny Wong FRPSL (photos from left to right) agreed to be the advisers to Philatelymuseum.com
For more information on our advisers, please click here.