Vice-Regal Patronage Granted

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon Governor General of Canada.

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, C.C., C.M.M., C.O.M., O.Q., C.D., Governor General of Canada, has extended her patronage to CAPEX 22, the first International One Frame Stamp Championship Exhibition. Her Excellency is also the patron of the Royal Philatelic Society of Canada (RPSC), Canada’s national philatelic society, the host of CAPEX 22. Since... Continue Reading

Spotlight on Societies: The Ukrainian Philatelic and Numismatic Society

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The Ukrainian Philatelic and Numismatic Society is the leading international philatelic organization focusing on the stamps, postal history, and numismatics of Ukraine.  UPNS was founded in New York City in 1951 by a group of Ukrainian émigrés, and has members across North American, Europe, and Australia.  It has its roots from the 1920s in an... Continue Reading

Issue #21 of CAPEX News


At just six weeks to opening day, this newsletter starts with a few important reminders of due dates fast approaching, followed by new information on the CAPEX 22 website and updates to our regular Spotlight of Societies feature. To view this newsletter, click here. Continue Reading

Spotlight on Societies: Boston 2026

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All attendees are invited to the Boston 2026 Open House scheduled for Saturday, June 11 from Noon to 1:30PM.  Refreshments will be provided and Organizing Committee members will be available to answer your questions about the show.  In case you didn’t know, plans are well underway to turn Boston into the world’s center of philately... Continue Reading

Spotlight on Societies: Canadian Aerophilatelic Society

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The CANADIAN AEROPHILATELIC SOCIETY will be hosting a meeting of the FIP Aerophilatelic Commission from 12 noon to 2:00 PM on Saturday June 11th. The meeting will include a presentation produced by Norman Banfield, Acting Chairman of the FIP Aerophilatelic Commission, about developments in the guidelines for aerophilatelic exhibiting, and a Zoom question and answer... Continue Reading

StampAuctionNetwork Joins CAPEX 22 as Partner-Level Sponsor

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Bill Longley, CAPEX 22 Bourse Committee Chairman, and David Kern, Partner, StampAuctionNetwork (SAN), are pleased to announce that StampAuctionNetwork has joined CAPEX 22 as a Partner-Level sponsor. “StampAuctionNetwork is pleased to partner with CAPEX 22 as they, like StampAuctionNetwork, are committed to providing the best opportunities to current philatelic collectors & dealers, and also to advancing... Continue Reading

Issue #20 of CAPEX News


It is now only eight weeks to CAPEX 22 opening day and there are more and more exciting activities and events to write about. This edition provides important updates on room blocks, registration and palmares tickets plus the unveiling of the CAPEX 22 medals and the release of the CAPEX 22 Jury List. Continue Reading. Continue Reading

Spotlight on Societies: American Philatelic Research Society


“American Philatelic Research Library - Philately’s Library” OVERVIEW OF ORGANIZATION: The American Philatelic Research Library (APRL) is the world’s largest public library dedicated to stamp collecting and postal history. The library collection consists of over 92,000 items spanning almost four miles of shelving. The collection contains books, journals, stamps catalogs, government documents, auction catalogs and... Continue Reading

Spotlight on Societies: Britsh North America Philatelic Society (BNAPS)


BNAPS Activities at CAPEX22 BNAPS - is an international organization (founded 1943) devoted to the collecting and study of the stamps, markings, and postal history of Canada and the pre-confederation colonies of British North America (British Columbia, Canada, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island). BNAPS is a Partner Organization of CAPEX22 and... Continue Reading

Issue No. 19 of CAPEX News


This issue also provides information on  an upcoming edition of RPSC Stamp Talks on the 75th anniversary of plans for the first CAPEX exhibition followed by news of the return of the Spring 2022 National Postage Stamp & Coin Show operated by CAPEX 22 partner level sponsor Canadian Stamp News. Continue Reading. Continue Reading