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Member FIP Commission Thematic Philately Editor Themaphila

MAMER 2019

They like traditions in the Grand Duchy of Luxemburg. Already more than 60 times you have the annual thematic philately exhibition EXPHIMO in Mondorf-les-Bains (northern part of Luxemburg). But there is also an annual activity of maximaphily in Mamer (in … Continue reading

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HUNFILA 2019 (2)

With almost 650 frames on HUNFILA 2019 many thematic exhibits were shown: 17 in the national class (not only from Hungary, but also from Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Romania, Slovakia and Spain) and also many in the one frame class. … Continue reading

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IBRA 2021

The website of IBRA 2021, international FIP exhibition in Essen, has been launched, together with Bulletin 1, 48 pages (+ 4) of interesting information about the exhibition and Essen. It is already more than 20 years since the last IBRA … Continue reading

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ECTP in Verona – FIP qualifying seminar thematic philately

On Saturday 23rd November 2019 will take place a FIP qualifying seminar for thematic philately on the ECTP 2019 in Verona. The attendance to the seminar is recommended for national jurors of FIP countries willing to become FIP jury apprentice … Continue reading

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62nd EXPHIMO in Mondorf-les-Bains

PHILCOLUX invites you again in Mondorf-les-Bains (Luxemburg) on this international thematic philatelic exhibition. Next to a competition of the theme “technology” the VPhA organises for the 5th time a 1-frame team competition. Participation terms, conditions and registration form can be … Continue reading

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Application forms for LONDON 2020 had to be sent to your national commissioner by 30 June 2019. But there is a second international FIP exhibition in 2020 – INDONESIA 2020. The message with an invitation to the national federations has … Continue reading

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150 years of celebrating the Mahatma – INPEX 2019

The Philatelic Congress of India (PCI) will organise the last national show of 2019 and maybe the only one in December this year. This will be another opportunity to participate in a national exhibition and qualify for international participation. INPEX … Continue reading

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Canberra Stampshow 2018 -> 2020

The Philatelic Society of Canberra is one of Australia’s most active philatelic societies who celebrated 75 years of operation in November 2007. The next celebration will be Canberra Stampshow 2020 at the Hellenic Club Woden in Canberra (13-15 March 2020). … Continue reading

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Latest national stamp show in New Zealand

Armistice 2018 was a New Zealand national stamp exhibition run by the Dunedin Philatelic Society, under the patronage of the NZPF (New Zealand Philatelic Federation). It took place from 9 to 11th of November – celebrating the centenary of the … Continue reading

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Gunnar Dahlvig 90 years old

Some weeks ago the SFF (Sveriges Filatelist-Förbund or Swedish Philatelist Federation) asked his members to congratulate Gunnar Dahlvig for his 90th anniversary (born 1929, September 22). He is still very active as exhibitor, earlier in thematic philately class, but now … Continue reading

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