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:

  • Fabulous photos in 'White Light/White Heat' and our 'Walk on the Wild Side'

  • Follow some amazing and intriguing carnival glass trails 

  • Enjoy the exciting revelation in 'An Imperial Day Out - Or Was It' ....

  • ...with so many people helping to track the provenance of a rare carnival item

  • Find out about some Northwood Beauties and take a Stretch into Adam's Rib

  • Learn about Sowerby's Worcester pattern and a Fleur de Lys Conundrum

  • Wonder at the history of the Oceanographer's hard working little sea flowers

  • As well as fascinating jewellery ...

  • ........ and not forgetting our 'Up Close and Personal' fun quiz for all 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 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).



As many of us face restrictions in these unprecedented times we are extending our Special Membership Offer. Join now and, in addition to NL172 and NL173 from this membership year, we will send you three extra issues from last year, in electronic format, for free!!  

That's 200 pages of articles, research, news and carnival glass fun to enjoy right away with two further  issues to come later in the year. 

Our latest Newsletter highlights are above and you can click below on the front covers of the other four Newsletters in this special package, that we shall send you right now, to discover what delights they hold.

Then   'Join the CGS' to take advantage of this very special offer.

Join now and you will receive Newsletters 169, 170, 171, 172 and 173 straight away with two more issues to come later in the year.  Find out how to Gift this Special Membership Package to a friend or loved one.


(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