The Carnival Glass Society(UK)

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Devoted to the collecting and accurate documentation of Carnival Glass

The CGS (UK) Newsletter




Another 40 pages packed with articles, research, and stories from members who have made a fantastic contribution as well as a lot of carnival glass fun. This issue includes:

  • A Canning Town Cutie

  • The Cream of the Corn - a serendipitous carnival glass find

  • 'Just a Small One Please' - a miniature carnival glass mystery is solved 

  • A Rare 'Sowerby Peacock Eyes' discovery after a 25 year search 

  • Can you Tell the Difference? A question of carnival glass colour is explained 

  • Tales of Auction Fever - fabulous glass sold on both sides of the Atlantic

  • Dolphin Carnival Glass - is this the final twist in the tail?

  • Lockdown Carnival Collecting - uncovers some intriguing finds

  • Carnival Glass - What's the Use? Our new feature shows the many different         and unusual ways in which our members use their carnival glass

  • As well as more 'Desert Island Carnival' tales from our members to enjoy

All this is exclusive to Carnival Glass Society members so why not join us? 

It only costs £14 per year for Electronic Membership for up to two people for which you receive our quarterly, 40 page newsletter by email plus a host of membership benefits including: the ability to buy and sell carnival glass on the members' area of our website, our exclusive CGS Fairs Discount Card which gives 2 for 1 entry at many major antique fairs across the UK, invitations to CGS events and much more (or £25 per year for printed newsletters delivered in UK, £32 per year for printed newsletters delivered outside of the UK).

Click here to 'Join the CGS' and start enjoying these benefits today

Join now and you also receive Newsletters 169 and 170 right away

Since this is the third issue of our CGS Year we will send you NL169, NL170 and NL171 right away, giving you a wealth of information and photos to enjoy now, with more to follow - click on the images to find out more about these issues. 

(Click on cover photos to read more about each Newsletter )

Newsletter 160

November 2017

Newsletter 161

February 2018

Newsletter 162

June 2018

Newsletter 163

August 2018

Newsletter 164

November 2018

Newsletter 165

February 2019

Newsletter 166

June 2019

Newsletter 167

August 2019

Newsletter 168

November 2019


Click here to view photographic highlights of past CGS newsletters

Newsletter Sampler

Click here to read our Carnival Glass Society Newsletter sampler