About the PHS

PHS makes a start

The recent PHS coming-of-age celebrations gives us an excuse to roll back the years by asking some of our current members who were also present at the inaugural meeting in Hobart Place (4 February 1987) [...]

The Notebooks of Alexander Parkes 2

THE PHS COLLECTION OF PLASTICS ARTEFACTS By Steve Akhurst Over the twenty-two years of the existence of the Plastics Historical Society there has always been a dream of setting up a National Museum of Plastics. [...]