IBNS Journal Volume 58 Issue 1

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United Kingdom - London Branch

The IBNS Chapters

Pam West, Chairperson of the London Branch of the IBNS, welcomes you to the IBNS London Branch meeting.

All are welcome.

Meetings are held from 18:30 onwards on the last Thursday of the month, except September and December.

The London Branch meets at:
69 Southampton Row
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2019 Programme of Events

January 31st

(Un)Common Currency – A Brief History of London Alternative Currencies

February 28th

British Military Note Issues

March 28th

"We pretend to work, they pretend to pay"
Paper Money under Communism

April 25th

History of the Postal Order

May 30th

Treasury Note Research Update

June 27th

The Escudo Paper Money of Portugal 1911-1928

July 25th

What's New in Irish Notes

August 29th

A Celebration

September 26th


October 4th and 5th

World Paper Money Fair
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October 31st

To Be Confirmed

November 28th

AGM and Banknote Auction

December 26th


For more information, please contact

Pam West (Chairperson)

Claire Lobel (Correspondence Officer)

Simon Narbeth (Treasurer)

World Paper Money Fair London Logo

The World Paper Money Fair is organized by the London Branch of the IBNS to provide the banknote collector with an invaluable opportunity to meet the best paper money dealers from around the world.

Don't miss this great opportunity to add to your world paper money, bank note, and currency collection among the UK's best gathering of world paper money, bank note, and currency dealers.

The 2019 World Paper Money Fair will be held on the Friday 4th October and Saturday 5th October 2018 at The Bloomsbury Hotel, 16-22 Great Russell Street London, WC1B 3NN.  We hope to see you there.

For more information visit the website