Philately in the Bournemouth Area Clubs
Details of the many local Clubs and their Events are shown below

The Ferndown and West Moors Philatelic and Postcard Club meets most 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month at the new venue - The Hamworthy Club, Magna Road, Canford Magna, Bournemouth, WIMBORNE. BH21 3AP Tel. 01202-881922.  Meetings start at 7:00 for 7:30

For the full programme of the 2024 Meetings (due shortly) and Meeting Reports for 2023 and earlier click......Ferndown

For details of the Club and its activities contact Paul Barry on 01747 631052, or e-mail:


Poole and Bournemouth

The Poole and Bournemouth Stamp & Postcard Club meet on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 7:30pm at the Upton Community Centre, Poole Road, Upton, Poole BH16 5JA. There is a large car park with easy access to the ground floor meeting room. Refreshments are available half way through the evening. Visitors are welcome at any meeting.

For details of the Club, its activities, the last 2023 meeting and the 2024 programme, and Meeting Reports click ......Poole and Bournemouth

To contact the Secretary:- Michael Goodman,


The Ringwood Philatelic Society meets on the second Tuesday of each month.

The Society organises the annual RINGPEX event. The next one is provisionally set to be held at the Greyfriars Community Centre on Saturday 1 June 2024.

For details of the Club and its activities contact Paul Barry on 07932 581791, or e-mail:

The 2023-2024 programme is now available, together with past meeting reports click .....Ringwood

The Ringwood Philatelic Society also hosts meetings for the South West section of The British Society of Australian Philately, which meets in Ringwood three times a year. For details of their 2023-2024 programme, and reports on their previous meetings click ......BSAP


The Salisbury and District Philatelic Society are known for their full day meetings, which are held twice a year. The next one will be on Thursday 28 March 2024, at the The Scout Hut, Harnham, Salisbury, SP2 8HB (10:00 for 10:30), with lunch at the Old Mlll.

Evening meetings are 7:15pm for 7:30pm.

The 2024 programme is available on the Club's website .....Salisbury or contact Mike Moody by e-mail at .


Southampton & District Philatelic Society have Evening Meetings at 7:15pm on the first and third Tuesdays of the month in St Joseph's Hall, Bugle Street, Southampton, and Afternoon Meetings at 2:00pm on the second Thursday of the month at the Hanover Housing Association Community Room on the corner of Winchester Road and Hillside Close, Chandlers Ford.

For information on Society membership click here.....

For information on the Society's meetings and events for 2024 click .....Southampton


For details of other clubs in UK........All UK Clubs


For new collectors the following web link will be very useful:-

Last Updated 13 December 2023