Simon Carson of Philangles tells us a little more about himself and his role in Stampex.
What's your role for Stampex International ?
I am the Stampex treasurer. My main role is to oversee the accounting and as treasurer to sign off the accounts.
How did you get into Philately ?
I have been involved with stamps my entire life. I started out in the industry at the age of 14 with a Saturday job at a local stamp shop. I have held a full time employment in stamps for 36 years. I established Philangles 30 years ago.
Do you collect stamps?
Yes I still collect. I collect specialised and unusual Australian stamps and postal history.
Tell us what you like about Stampex International
Stampex is a most brilliant show. It brings together the philatelic community and showcases the best of British.