Rhône Philatélie, published by an association of eight philatelic societies of the Valais and Vaud cantons of the French speaking part of Switzerland, offers four issues per year. It is also sent to all the members of thirty philatelic societies in the French part of Switzerland. Presently, the magazine has 1.400 subscribers, mainly in Switzerland, but also many in France and Italy. Each year, it participates to national and regional philatelic exhibitions, sometimes also to exhibitions in France.
The content of each issue is based on a main topic, but it brings also a large number of other articles and chronicles on: Swiss Philately (both classic and modern), thematic philately, airmail stamps and letters, stationeries, postal history, a youth page, questions/answers, readers column, auctions comments, new books and catalogues presentations, “my preferred cover”, Mémento, small ads, etc.
Each issue of Rhône Philatélie (in full colour) brings interesting information to all the enthusiastic philatelists and collectors, whether experienced or beginners! The magazine was awarded with a Large Silver Medal at HELVETIA 2022 World Philatelic Exhibition in Lugano and a Vermeil Medal at BUBRA ’22 National Philatelic Exhibition in Burgdorf , Switzerland! It is one of the leading philatelic magazines published in French.
For more details and a free pdf copy of No. 178 (December 2022), please contact Chief Editor, Jean-Louis Emmenegger, at: email@example.com