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For Beginners and New Collectors

We are a society based in the United Kingdom, but with members world-wide, who collect the stamps and postal history of Thailand.

We provide:-
  • A journal published three-times a year in English
  • A library of over 500 books, articles, magazines, etc.
  • An exchange packet (currently only for UK members)
  • Meetings in London, the provinces and Bangkok
  • Help and advice to collectors

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Annual General Meeting - London, 6th September 2019

The Thailand Philatelic Society's AGM was held at the Postal Museum, London on Friday 6th September from 1pm to 4pm. A report of the meeting is in the newsletter. See Members' Pages.

Bangkok Auction - October/November

An auction of exceptional Thai material was held by Eur-seree in Bangkok from 30 November to 1 December 2019. Details of the lots and the prices they fetched may be found at their website

The Thailand Philatelic Society had an information table, stocked with the latest publications. There was also a free draw, the winner being awarded a miniature sheet issued by the United Nations.

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The Thai Times

The Thai Times, our journal, has been delayed but we expect to issue the whole of Volume LX (60) (three issues) in early 2020.

Articles will include the personal mail of King Mongkut, Harold Row and his contemporaries and some more information gleaned from the Saxony State Archive concerning stamps produced by Giesecke and Devrient.

Work is proceeding on Volume LXI (61) and articles, short or long, are welcome. Please contact the editor if you can help.

Updated Publication - The Definitive Stamps of King Bhumipol Adulyadej

The society has printed issue 3 of Derek Bingham's work on the details of these stamps. The price is 20 plus P&P. Please contact the Publications Secretary, Jonathan Manning if you wish to buy a copy.