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November 2017

  • Add to Calendar 20171120 20171120 Europe/London Lacy Scott and Knight - Toys and Collectors' Model Auction Auctions include Live steam and associated items, Railwayana, Model Railway, Britains, Plastic Kits Corgi, Dinky, Matchbox and Models of Yesteryear, Other Diecast, Juvenalia, etc., the sales usually include 1100 to 1600 lots, with two salerooms selling simultaineously, both starting at 10.00am, there is also on line bidding for both rooms. Viewing is available from 12 noon until 19.00 on the Friday before the auction and from 08.45 on sale days. There is a buyers premium of 17.5% plus VAT. The Auction Centre, 10 Risbygate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk Lacy Scott and Knight Mon 20th - Lacy Scott & Knight -  Toys and Collectors' Model Auction
    The Auction Centre, 10 Risbygate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
    Auctions include Live steam and associated items, Railwayana, Model Railway, Britains, Plastic Kits Corgi, Dinky, Matchbox and Models of Yesteryear, Other Diecast, Juvenalia, etc., the sales usually include 1100 to 1600 lots, with two salerooms selling simultaineously, both starting at 10.00am, there is also on line bidding for both rooms. Viewing is available from 12 noon until 19.00 on the Friday before the auction and from 08.45 on sale days. There is a buyers premium of 17.5% plus VAT.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171121 20171121 Europe/London SRP Toyfairs - Tonbridge Evening Toy and Model Collectors Fair Evening Toyfair Tonbridge for Tunbridge Wells. Trains in popular brands and scales, diecast buses and lorries to scale and size, collectible vintage and classic toys. Good selection of books, and other toys, action man, meccano dependent on stallholders as vary at each event. Close to rail station and use superstore/high street car park so plenty of places to visit before and after event. U15 accompanied children free. Contact organiser for relastically priced table fee if you wish to sell Angel Centre, Angel Lane, Tonbridge, Kent SRP Toyfairs Tue 21st - SRP Toyfairs -  Tonbridge Evening Toy and Model Collectors Fair
    Angel Centre, Angel Lane, Tonbridge, Kent
    Evening Toyfair Tonbridge for Tunbridge Wells. Trains in popular brands and scales, diecast buses and lorries to scale and size, collectible vintage and classic toys. Good selection of books, and other toys, action man, meccano dependent on stallholders as vary at each event. Close to rail station and use superstore/high street car park so plenty of places to visit before and after event. U15 accompanied children free. Contact organiser for relastically priced table fee if you wish to sell
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:18+
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171121 20171121 Europe/London Steven Clements Fairs - Toy and Train Collectors Fair Wootton Bassetts dedicated evening toy and train collectors fair - just off the High Street. Free parking and homemade catering! Memorial Hall, Station Road, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire Steven Clements Fairs Tue 21st - Steven Clements Fairs -  Toy and Train Collectors Fair
    Memorial Hall, Station Road, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire
    Wootton Bassetts dedicated evening toy and train collectors fair - just off the High Street. Free parking and homemade catering!
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171124 20171124 Europe/London Townsend Toy and Train Fairs - Alfreton Toy and Train Fair As one of the longest established swapmeets, for years, 'Alfreton-Friday' has been the place for toy collectors and rail enthusiasts.Excellent access, good public transport and major road links. Refreshments, Free parking.Acc.U/16's free.Earlybird from 5pm.Buying, selling or just having a nostalgic trip down'Memory Lane'.A good variety of traders so plenty of bargains with a good mix of rail, diecast and themed, both new and used.Always expect the unexpected at Alfreton! Leisure Centre, Church Street, Alfreton, Derbyshire Townsend Toy and Train Fairs Fri 24th - Townsend Toy & Train Fairs -  Alfreton Toy and Train Fair
    Leisure Centre, Church Street, Alfreton, Derbyshire
    As one of the longest established swapmeets, for years, 'Alfreton-Friday' has been the place for toy collectors and rail enthusiasts.Excellent access, good public transport and major road links. Refreshments, Free parking.Acc.U/16's free.Earlybird from 5pm.Buying, selling or just having a nostalgic trip down'Memory Lane'.A good variety of traders so plenty of bargains with a good mix of rail, diecast and themed, both new and used.Always expect the unexpected at Alfreton!
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171125 20171125 Europe/London SRP Toyfairs - Crawley Saturday Toy Train and Model Collectors Fair 4 Saturday Events in 2017 in Crawley under the management of SRP Toyfairs Toyfair Henfield for trains in popular brands and scales, diecast buses and lorries to scale and size, collectible vintage and classic toys. Good selection of books, and other toys, action man, meccano dependent on stallholders as vary at each event. U15 accompanied children free Follow on Dates 2018 TBA The Howth Theatre, Howth Avenue, Crawley, West Sussex SRP Toyfairs Sat 25th - SRP Toyfairs -  Crawley Saturday Toy Train and Model Collectors Fair
    The Howth Theatre, Howth Avenue, Crawley, West Sussex
    4 Saturday Events in 2017 in Crawley under the management of SRP Toyfairs Toyfair Henfield for trains in popular brands and scales, diecast buses and lorries to scale and size, collectible vintage and classic toys. Good selection of books, and other toys, action man, meccano dependent on stallholders as vary at each event. U15 accompanied children free Follow on Dates 2018 TBA
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:22+
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171125 20171125 Europe/London Retro Ronnie Fairs - Toy Fair - Swap Meet Welcome to Retro Ronnie's Didcot show, be your interest Model Railways/Planes/Die cast, Vintage Toys, Sci-Fi Models and related products there is something for everyone at this show. There is loads of Free Parking and the Cafe will be open offering good quality Hot and cold food and drinks at very reasonable prices. Come along, meet new people, grab some bargains and have a really good day out. Didcot Civic Centre, Britwell Road, Didcot, Oxfordshire Retro Ronnie Fairs Sat 25th - Retro Ronnie Fairs -  Toy Fair - Swap Meet
    Didcot Civic Centre, Britwell Road, Didcot, Oxfordshire
    Welcome to Retro Ronnie's Didcot show, be your interest Model Railways/Planes/Die cast, Vintage Toys, Sci-Fi Models and related products there is something for everyone at this show. There is loads of Free Parking and the Cafe will be open offering good quality Hot and cold food and drinks at very reasonable prices. Come along, meet new people, grab some bargains and have a really good day out.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:25+
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171125 20171125 Europe/London The Hornby Visitor Centre - Toy Fair The Hornby Visitor Centre, located on the old Hornby factory site, is holding its first ever Toy Collector's Fair. Come along to see a range of toys and curiosities from across the ages. There will be a range of Hornby, Hornby Dublo, Tri-ang, Scalextric, books, DVDs, die cast models, train accessories and scenery as well as toys from different brands, old and new. The Visitor Centre itself will also be open if you fancied a visit - a fantastic day out for all the family! Hornby Visitor Centre, Westwood Industrial Estate, Margate, Kent The Hornby Visitor Centre Sat 25th - The Hornby Visitor Centre -  Toy Fair
    Hornby Visitor Centre, Westwood Industrial Estate, Margate, Kent
    The Hornby Visitor Centre, located on the old Hornby factory site, is holding its first ever Toy Collector's Fair. Come along to see a range of toys and curiosities from across the ages. There will be a range of Hornby, Hornby Dublo, Tri-ang, Scalextric, books, DVDs, die cast models, train accessories and scenery as well as toys from different brands, old and new. The Visitor Centre itself will also be open if you fancied a visit - a fantastic day out for all the family!
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:10+
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171125 20171125 Europe/London Events Frontier - Collectahappy Toy and Train Fair COLLECTaHAPPY returns for its third event at the Plymouth Guildhall, this is a toy and train collectors fair, with a growing number of traders selling a wide variety of items from Dinky, Corgi, Hornby, Lima, Star Wars, Soldiers, TV Collectables, action figures and much more. We have exciting models displays on show, & we welcome Phil Chapman Toy Hunter who will be offering free valuations, so come & have a chat :) We also put on a cafe to relax & review your purchases! Plymouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square, Plymouth, Devon Events Frontier Sat 25th - Events Frontier -  Collectahappy Toy & Train Fair
    Plymouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square, Plymouth, Devon
    COLLECTaHAPPY returns for its third event at the Plymouth Guildhall, this is a toy and train collectors fair, with a growing number of traders selling a wide variety of items from Dinky, Corgi, Hornby, Lima, Star Wars, Soldiers, TV Collectables, action figures and much more. We have exciting models displays on show, & we welcome Phil Chapman Toy Hunter who will be offering free valuations, so come & have a chat :) We also put on a cafe to relax & review your purchases!  MORE DETAILS HERE...
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    Md
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  • Add to Calendar 20171125 20171125 Europe/London Tony Oakes Fairs - Stoke on Trent Toyfair We have been advised that the local Council has closed this venue. Fenton Community Centre, Manor Street, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire Tony Oakes Fairs Sat 25th - Tony Oakes Fairs -  Stoke on Trent Toyfair  - CANCELLED
    Fenton Community Centre, Manor Street, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
    EVENT CANCELLED - The Organisers have advised us that unfortunately this event has had to be CANCELLED due to unforeseen circumstances.


  • Add to Calendar 20171126 20171126 Europe/London Chris Dyer Fairs - Barry Toy and Train Sale Top South Wales show in a large and excellent venue which is spacious and well-lit. Almost unlimited free car parking, level and easy access and first-rate catering. 80+ tables operated by top traders from all over Wales & England. Great caterer present throughout the show. Barry Leisure Centre, Greenwood Street, Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan Chris Dyer Fairs Sun 26th - Chris Dyer Fairs -  Barry Toy & Train Sale
    Barry Leisure Centre, Greenwood Street, Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan
    Top South Wales show in a large and excellent venue which is spacious and well-lit. Almost unlimited free car parking, level and easy access and first-rate catering. 80+ tables operated by top traders from all over Wales & England. Great caterer present throughout the show.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:40
    Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171126 20171126 Europe/London Townsend Toy and Train Fairs - Ashfield Toy and Train Fair Our 'Flagship-Friendly Fez' Swapmeet is now established as a great smaller(Ap.100 tables)fair.Excellent access, good major road links, bus or train just 3 minutes walk.Refreshments (incl. Full breakfasts).Free parking. Earlybird available. Buying, selling or just having a nostalgic trip down'Memory Lane'.Acc.U/16'sfree.Now in its 7th year and proving a real hit with public and a good variety of traders who provide plenty of bargains with a good mix of rail & diecast. Festival Hall, Hodgkinson Road, Kirkby-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire Townsend Toy and Train Fairs Sun 26th - Townsend Toy & Train Fairs -  Ashfield Toy and Train Fair
    Festival Hall, Hodgkinson Road, Kirkby-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
    Our 'Flagship-Friendly Fez' Swapmeet is now established as a great smaller(Ap.100 tables)fair.Excellent access, good major road links, bus or train just 3 minutes walk.Refreshments (incl. Full breakfasts).Free parking. Earlybird available. Buying, selling or just having a nostalgic trip down'Memory Lane'.Acc.U/16'sfree.Now in its 7th year and proving a real hit with public and a good variety of traders who provide plenty of bargains with a good mix of rail & diecast.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171126 20171126 Europe/London SRP Toyfairs - Midhurst Toy Train and Model Collectors Fair 5 Sunday Events in 2017 in Midhurst under the management of SRP Toyfairs for trains in popular brands and scales, diecast buses and lorries to scale and size, collectible vintage and classic toys. Good selection of books, and other toys, action man, meccano dependent on stallholders as vary at each event. U15 accompanied children free. Follow on dates 2018 tba The Grange, Bepton Road, Midhurst, West Sussex SRP Toyfairs Sun 26th - SRP Toyfairs -  Midhurst Toy Train and Model Collectors Fair
    The Grange, Bepton Road, Midhurst, West Sussex
    5 Sunday Events in 2017 in Midhurst under the management of SRP Toyfairs for trains in popular brands and scales, diecast buses and lorries to scale and size, collectible vintage and classic toys. Good selection of books, and other toys, action man, meccano dependent on stallholders as vary at each event. U15 accompanied children free. Follow on dates 2018 tba
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:16+
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171126 20171126 Europe/London Barry Stockton Fairs - Haydock Park Racecourse Train and Toy Collectors Fair This is a long established event and has always been a firm favourite with Collectors and Enthusiasts. Many top traders attending. Buy, Sell or Exchange your Toys and Models including new and pre-owned Model Railways in most gauges, Diecast, Meccano, Tinplate Toys, Scalextric, Sci-Fi, Trade Cards etc. This is a superb ground floor venue with flat unloading for Traders and excellent Free Public Parking facilities for 100's of cars. Come and join us at this excellent show. The Exhibition Centre, Haydock Park Racecourse, Newton-Le-Willows, Cheshire Barry Stockton Fairs Sun 26th - Barry Stockton Fairs -  Haydock Park Racecourse Train and Toy Collectors Fair
    The Exhibition Centre, Haydock Park Racecourse, Newton-Le-Willows, Cheshire
    This is a long established event and has always been a firm favourite with Collectors and Enthusiasts. Many top traders attending. Buy, Sell or Exchange your Toys and Models including new and pre-owned Model Railways in most gauges, Diecast, Meccano, Tinplate Toys, Scalextric, Sci-Fi, Trade Cards etc. This is a superb ground floor venue with flat unloading for Traders and excellent Free Public Parking facilities for 100's of cars. Come and join us at this excellent show.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:80
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171126 20171126 Europe/London Wimborne Toyfairs - Wimborne Toy and Train Collectors Fair Now established for over 20 years this Toy fair is in the Minster town of Wimborne, Dorset, and is now held in the new school rebuilt in 2011. Light & spacious and accommodating around 75 stalls packed with anything from obsolete to new, in both die-cast & railway items.'N' Gauge to 'O' Gauge and from Tinplate & Dinky to the most modern in die-cast, its all there. There are 2 large free car parks, wheelchair friendly, with refreshments available. Queen Elizabeths School, Blandford Road, Wimborne, Dorset Wimborne Toyfairs Sun 26th - Wimborne Toyfairs -  Wimborne Toy & Train Collectors Fair
    Queen Elizabeths School, Blandford Road, Wimborne, Dorset
    Now established for over 20 years this Toy fair is in the Minster town of Wimborne, Dorset, and is now held in the new school rebuilt in 2011. Light & spacious and accommodating around 75 stalls packed with anything from obsolete to new, in both die-cast & railway items.'N' Gauge to 'O' Gauge and from Tinplate & Dinky to the most modern in die-cast, its all there. There are 2 large free car parks, wheelchair friendly, with refreshments available.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:45
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171128 20171128 Europe/London Garstang Toyfair - Garstang Toyfair Small friendly Toy Fair with diecast and trains etc. Tea, coffee and homemade cakes available. Kirkland and Catterall Memorial Hall, Corner of A6 and A586 - the Avenue, Churchtown Near Garstang, Lancashire Garstang Toyfair Tue 28th - Garstang Toyfair
    Kirkland and Catterall Memorial Hall, Corner of A6 and A586 - the Avenue, Churchtown Near Garstang, Lancashire
    Small friendly Toy Fair with diecast and trains etc. Tea, coffee and homemade cakes available.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:18
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Add to Calendar 20171129 20171129 Europe/London Ulster Model Club - Belvoir Toy Fair Ulster Model Club was established in 1976 to cater for anyone interested in collecting any form of Model Road Vehicles. Belvoir Activity Centre, Belvoir Drive, Belfast, Co.Antrim Ulster Model Club Wed 29th - Ulster Model Club -  Belvoir Toy Fair
    Belvoir Activity Centre, Belvoir Drive, Belfast, Co.Antrim
    Ulster Model Club was established in 1976 to cater for anyone interested in collecting any form of Model Road Vehicles.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:40+
    Free Parking Refreshments

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