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Bottle Clubs & Forums

A list of bottle clubs, bottle forums, and Facebook Groups



Alton Bottle Collectors Club

01420 88773 2nd Wed

Community Centre, Alton, Hants GU34 1TB


Avon Collectors Club

0117 9673279 2nd Sun

Bristol Divers Club

Bolton BDCC

Joe Clarke 07747 380102 1st Thur

The Edge Tavern, Astley Bridge


Brigg ABCC

Brian Ashwell 01472 350653 2nd Wed  7.30pm

Brigg Town FC Grounds, Hawthorne Ave, Brigg


Chesterfield Old Bottle & Collectors Club

Wade 01246 472733 2nd Mon  7.15pm

The Stavely Miners Welfare, Stavely


Colchester Bottle & Collector’s Club

Neil Smith 07530 902905 last Thurs  7pm

Stanway Rovers FC, New Farm Rd, Stanway, Colchester CO3 0PG

Cornwall Bottle & Collector’s Club Oct-Apr

Fiona Clarke 01637 877456 1st Sat 2.00pm


Cornwall Antique Bottle Collectors Club

Rob Lawrance 07842 289176 1st Tues 6.30pm

The Beefeater, Carnon Downs


Cumbria Antique Bottle Club

M. Nichol 01697 371208

Joiner’s Arms, Newbiggin


Devon Collector’s Club

Rod Martin 01822 616503 last Fri 7.30pm

Dartmoor Lodge Hotel, Ashburton, Devon TQ137JW


Dorset Antique Bottle Collector’s Club

Mike Squires 01202 522047 1st Thurs 7.00pm

Kinson Community Centre, Millham’s Road, Pelham’s Park, Bournemouth



East Anglia Bottle Club quarterly

Colin Neale 01362 691070/0781071603

Woodman Pub, Old Catton, Norwich


Gloucester & Wiltshire Antique Bottle Club

01793 814241 last Sun 7.30pm

Beaufort Arms, Hawkesbury, Upton


Invicta/Kent Bottle Club

01622 814241 2nd Mon

Hollingbourne Village Hall, nr Maidstone


Leeds Antique Bottle Club

0113 579790 last Thur

Fox& Grapes, Smalewill Rd, Pudsey, Leeds


North Staffordshire & South Cheshire Bottle Club every other month   8.00pm

The Red Bull, Congleton Rd S, Church Lawton,  Stoke-on-Trent,ST7 3AJ


Northants Bottle Club

01833 272683 1st Tues

Bell Inn, Finedon


Northumberland & Durham Bottle Collectors Club

David Robertson 0191 2366736 fortnightly

Alternating meeting points


Oxfordshire Bottle Club

Simon Somerscales 01869 331464 1st Sun 7.30pm

Gardiner Arms, Tackley, OX5 3AH

Keith Wait 01285 652142 


Portsmouth Bottle & Collector’s Club

Charlie Hayter 01243 371440 3rd Wed 7.30pm


Shrewsbury Bottle Club

John Thompson 07706 950725 last Tues 7.00pm (most months)

The Hare & Hounds Pub, Withington, SY4 4PY between

Shrewsbuy & Wellington


South Yorkshire Antique Bottle Club

Alan Bakeman 01226 745156 1st Tues

The Market, Elsecar


Surrey Bottle & Collectors Club

Kae Wicks 01306 882278 last Sat 7.00pm


Sussex Botte Collector’s Club

Charlie Hayter 01243 371440 1st Fri 7.00pm

The Bassil, Shippam Centre, Tozer Way, St Pancras,Chichester PO19


Trent Valley Bottle Club

JackFeast 01455 274678 last Thur 7.30pm

The Nurseryman,177 Derby Road, Beeston, Nottingham NG9 3A


Warwickshire Bottle Club

Albert Wilson 01926 400734 2nd Thur 6.00pm

Racing Club, Hampton Road, Warwick


Worcester Collector’s Club

01905 27663 1st Thur

The Brunswick, Worcester




The British Antique Bottle Forum


Bottledigging UK Forum


Australian Antique Bottle Forum

Antique Bottles (American based forum)




Facebook Pages & Groups


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