The ABPS nominations for the FEPA medals and certificate for excellence in 2019 achieved the following results:
The FEPA Medal for Exceptional Service to Organised Philately – Chris King, RDP, FRPSL
Chris King has made a major contribution to just about every aspect of philately. He as been President of the Royal Philatelic Society London and has played a central role in the Society’s move to new premises in the City of London. He also oversees the Society’s collections including the Museum of Philatelic History. He is a member of the Board of Election to the Roll of Distinguished Philatelists as well as being an international juror.
FEPA Medal for Exceptional Philatelic Study and Research – Edward Klempka’s book Foreign Military Activity in the Russian Civil War 1917-1923 was a runner up.
Certificate of Appreciation for Outstanding Activities for the Promotion of Philately – STAMP ACTIVE
Stamp Active Network is the UK’s leading organisation promoting stamp collecting among young people. It aims to support all young collectors and junior club leaders throughout the UK. It is the only nationwide organisation dedicated to encouraging and developing youth philately.
Find out more about Stamp Active at www.stampactive.co.uk