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How to join BSoGB 

  The BSoGB membership year runs from 1 January to 31 December.  

 We have lots of ways to join the Society and to renew your membership.


 New Members 

 Download the application form: Here

   This includes important information about the Society and details of ways to pay (also listed below).


 Whichever method you use the cost is the same.

  From 1 January 2024, membership subscriptions will be:£15 UK, £30 Europe and Overseas.

Amazingly we have not increased the UK subscription since 2011 (13 years!), but sadly postage (especially overseas postage) and printing costs have risen to the extent that we have to increase the subscriptions from 1 January 2024.

 If you have a standing order for your UK membership subscription,

 PLEASE increase the amount NOW with your bank from £12.00 to £15.00 to start 6 January 2024. 

 Methods of payment:

 (1) Internet Bank Transfer:  

 Use the account name BEAD SOCIETY, Account Number  90142182 Sort Code   20-60-38.

 Put your name in the transfer, send the application form to Carole with your details of the payment.

IBAN GB73 BUKB 2060 3890 1421 82 



(2) Paypal


You can Paypal your subscription using the address
Note the DOT between Bead & Society.
Put your name and post code in the Notes Box  along with
'BSGB sub 2024'  followed by ‘Renewal' or 'New Member’ .



(3) Cheque
Download the application form and fill in.  Post the application form to Carole.
Enclose a cheque for £15 (UK)


Cheques should be in sterling, drawn on a British Bank.



Renewing Membership


Details of paying by Internet bank transfer, Paypal, cheque and standing order are all on the renewal form. If you do not have a form, please contact Carole. Members already using standing orders will not be sent a form as it is done automatically.


Renewing members have the option of using Standing Order. ( Not DIRECT DEBIT)
Fill in the relevant section of the renewal form and take it to your bank.
DO NOT send it to the Society, We cannot process it.

Fill in the rest of the form and send to Carole.


If new members would like to use the Standing Order facility, please contact Carole for details.



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May I present  Carole and Graeme Morris.

Carole is our Editor and secretary for the Society. Graeme is the magazine designer. 

They are standing next to our stand that can be found at shows where you can join or renew you subscription. please drop by and say hello.