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February 2020

  • Sat 1st - Retro Ronnie Fairs -  Retro Ronnie's Toy Fair
    Didcot Civic Hall, Britwell Road, Didcot, Oxfordshire
    Ronnie & Tim welcome you back to their Toy Fairs. The shows are all things Toy related from Die Cast, Tin Plate, Teddies & Dolls, Trains, Sci-Fi , PC Games and a whole lot more. Dee's cafe will provide All Day Breakfast's, Rolls, Home Made Cakes plus Hot & Cold Drinks. Why not take advantage of our great special offer for 2020 Pay £10 for entry to 4 Shows
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:35+
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 1st - Northern Toy Fairs -  Gateshead Stadium Toy, Train & Sci Fi Collectors Fair
    Gateshead International Stadium, Neilson Road, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
    Gateshead Stadium Toy fair is the largest toy fair in North East England with a massive selection of collectable toys on over 200 tables. Trains, diecast, Sci Fi, star wars, soldiers, slot cars and many more. Only 10 minutes from Gateshead Stadium Metro, buses 93 and 94 stop outside the venue from Gateshead Metro and bus interchange.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:2
    T:80
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 1st - Chris Dyer Fairs -  Merthyr Tydfil Toy & Train Sale
    Merthyr Leisure Centre, Merthyr Leisure Village, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan
    Our major event (now enlarged) at this excellent & large Centre, inland from the South Wales coast but served by the high-standard A470 dual-carriageway from the M4 and the "Heads of the Valleys" A465 dual-carriageway which runs west from Abergavenny and east from Neath. Apart from the great road network there is ample road and rail public transport and the location of the venue, in the Leisure Village means that many other amenities are close. Massive amounts of FREE parking &
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:45
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 1st - Junction Fairs -  The North Staffs Toy & Tran Fair
    St Wulstans Community Centre, Church Lane, Wolstanton, Newcastle Under Lyme, Staffordshire
    At the North Staffs Toy & Train Fair, everyone will find a warm welcome and a friendly atmosphere, easy to talk to stallholders, at an easy to find location, well situated near main road routes and local public transport stops.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:20
    Free Parking

  • Sun 2nd - Bulldog Fairs -  Mega Malvern Toy Collectors Fair
    Three Counties Showground, The Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire
    Up to 200 stalls available with some of the countries top dealers in attendance selling the best in collectable toys. Many obsolete early tin plate toys and models available for sale, along with lots of obsolete Corgi and Dinky toys. Model Railway items in abundance, new and quality used. Also Sci-Fi, Transformers etc."O"Gauge layout. Early Bird ticket from 8am £10.00. Light refreshments available throughout the day. U16 free with full paying adult.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:1
    T:70
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 8th - Fleetwood Toy & Model -  Carlisle Toyfair
    Milton Hilltop Hotel, Hilltop Heights, London Road, Carlisle, Cumbria
    A welcome return for this much missed venue. Located just minutes of J42 of the M6, on the main road into Carlisle. Upto 50 tables full of model railways, vintage and modern diecast, sci fi and much more. We will also heve our range of display cabinets at hugely reduced prices on the day.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:50
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 8th - Tony Oakes Fairs -  Chester Toy & Train Fair  - **New Entry**
    The Cheshire County Sports Club, Plas Newton Lane, Upton, Chester, Cheshire
    THIS SUPERB VENUE now hosts this long established fair, offering one of the best selections in the North West of new and used model railways, die-Cast models, tinplate etc; This fair has been a favourite with many collectors for over 35 years.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:80
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 9th - Chris Dyer Fairs -  Dublin Toy & Train Sale
    The Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan, Dublin
    Our major show in the Republic of Ireland, held in a top quality hotel situated alongside the main N11 route south from the City Centre. Masses of free parking and top traders from all over Ireland plus a sprinkling from the UK.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:45
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 9th - 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.1OO 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 10th 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

  • Tue 11th - Newcomen Fairs Ltd -  Elsecar Toy Train & Doll Fair  - **New Entry**
    Ironworks (Building 21) Elsecar Heritage Centre, Wath Road, Elsecar, Barsley, South Yorkshire
    Early entry available from 5pm £2 Stands selling, tin plate and collectable toys. Model Railway and diecast models. Teddies and dolls. Free parking - Refreshments available. Follow the brown Heritage Centre signs.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Tue 11th - Steven Clements Fairs -  Toy and Train Collectors Fair
    Hook Community Centre, Ravenscroft, Hook, Hampshire
    Hook's monthly toy and train collectors fair good food, good diecast, good railway, couldnt get much better for £1.00 ( Early entry from 5.30pm £3.00). Must be good we normally have a waiting list for stalls Free on site parking with excellent cafe!
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:20
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Wed 12th - Townsend Toy & Train Fairs -  Burton Upon Trent Toy and Train Fair
    Town Hall, King Edward Place, Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire
    One of the longest established swapmeets, with a warm welcome and really friendly atmosphere.Excellent access, good major road links and free parking.Super town centre venue with excellent public transport(Bus and rail).Accomp.U16's free.Refreshments, (Incl.Home made cake).Buying, selling or just having a nostalgic trip down 'Memory Lane'.Plenty of bargains, always a good selection of rail, diecast and themed, new and used, from a wide range of regular, knowledgeable traders.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Thu 13th - Joe Lock Model Railways -  Train & Toy Collectors Fair
    Theydon Bois Village Hall, Coppice Row, Theydon Bois, NR Epping, Essex
    The Essex event, to buy, sell, swap or obtain valuations on your old traditional toys, i.e. Cars, buses and trains plus the opportunity to purchase the latest models. Lots of model railways, free parking on site. Direct rail link to London (Central Line). By road M25, J26 or M11, J5.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking

  • Sun 16th - BB & PC Fairs -  Toy Fair
    Copdock Village Hall, Old London Road, Copdock Near Ipswich, Suffolk
    Copdock Village Hall is only a few minutes away from the A14 and 12 major trunk roads. There is a large car park. Hot and cold refresments.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 16th - Bulldog Fairs -  Toy & Train Collectors Fair  - **New Entry**
    Westpoint Arena, Clyst St Mary, Exeter, Devon
    250 stalls available with some of the countries top dealers in attendance selling the best in collectable toys. Many obsolete early tin plate toys and models available for sale, along with lots of obsolete Corgi and Dinky toys. Model Railway items in abundance, new and quality used. Also Sci-Fi, Lego, Transformers and Scalextric etc. Early Bird ticket from 8am £10.00. Light refreshments available throughout the day. U16 free with full paying adult.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:130
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Tue 18th - 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

  • Sun 23rd - Retro Ronnie Fairs -  Retro Ronnie's Toy Fair
    Bingham Hall, 28 King Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
    Ronnie & Tim welcome you back to their Toy Fairs. The shows are all things Toy related from Die Cast, Tin Plate, Teddies & Dolls, Trains, Sci-Fi , PC Games and a whole lot more. Dee's cafe will provide All Day Breakfast's, Rolls, Home Made Cakes plus Hot & Cold Drinks. Why not take advantage of our great special offer for 2020 Pay £10 for entry to 4 Shows
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:35+
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 23rd - Geoff Martin Toyfairs -  Maidstone Vintage Toy Fair
    Lockmeadow Market Hall, Barker Street, Maidstone, Kent
    Kents largest toy collectors fair
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Refreshments

  • Sun 23rd - Barry Stockton Fairs -  Wirral Model Train and Toy Collectors Fair
    Hulme Hall, Bolton Road, Port Sunlight, Wirral, Merseyside
    This established event is now a firm favourite with collectors and enthusiasts of new and pre-Owned Model Railways, Diecast Toys, Scalextric, Model Soldiers, Books etc. And is held in a beautiful well lit, ground floor hall in the wonderful surroundings of the highly acclaimed tourist attraction of Port Sunlight Village, excellent quality reasonably-Priced refreshments also plenty of adjacent free parking for vehicles.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Tue 25th - 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 cakes available.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:18
    Free Parking Refreshments

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