Book Dealers standing at Churchdown Book Fair on Sunday 3rd July 2022

 

We’re looking forward to seeing you all at Churchdown Book Fair this weekend.

Click here for all the details of the fair

Here’s a list of the dealers who will be there. Do contact them if you’d like them to bring something particular with them. Click on their name to link to their contact details:

Terry Sims (organiser)

Lavender Fields Books

Invicta Books

Michael Lee Postcards & Ephemera

R and R Books

Salsus Books

Courtyard Books

Eric Winder

Chris Baron

Keith Ayliffe

Michael Quick

Stephen Rench

John Murchington

Geoff Cook

Mike Price

Adrian Hussey

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Dates and Details for Churchdown Book Fair in 2022

Here are the dates and details of the remaining fairs for 2022

Churchdown Bookfair is Gloucestershire’s longest established Book Fair

Held on the First Sunday of Every Month at Churchdown Community Centre in the village of Churchdown in Gloucestershire. 1000s of quality second-hand & antiquarian books for sale from around 20 dealers.

Churchdown Community Centre, Parton Road, Churchdown, Glos GL3 2JH Location Map

Sunday 3rd July – next fair

Sunday 7th August

Sunday 4th September

Sunday 2nd October

Sunday 6th November

Sunday 4th December

10.00 am – 3.30 pm. Admission 50p. Trade – free with card from 9.30 am.

Free on site parking, very easy loading, good disabled access. Well signposted.

We are pleased to announce that refreshments are once again being provided at the fair. Our new caterers are Ann and Natalie.

Further details and all enquiries:  Terry Sims 01452 546879  e-mail

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Next Churchdown Book Fair – June 5th 2022

Churchdown Book Fair, which last took place in October 2020, resumed on 1st May 2022.  18 dealers gathered, eager to do business face to face with the general public.
Many regular customers returned to look for those elusive titles and to meet up with friends over tea and coffee. We are pleased to report that further refreshments will be available in June, provided by Ann and Natalie.


Churchdown has always been a very friendly fair and certainly this fair had a ‘feel good’ atmosphere as before.
Encouraging numbers of  both trade and private customers attended and seemed very positive and pleased with the result.
A good fair enjoyed by all, and we look forward to seeing you again at the next fair on Sunday 5th June!

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Book Dealers standing at Churchdown Book Fair on Sunday 1st May 2022

We’re looking forward to seeing you all at Churchdown Book Fair this weekend.

Click here for all the details of the fair

Here’s a list of the dealers who will be there. Do contact them if you’d like them to bring something particular with them. Click on their name to link to their contact details:

Terry Sims (organiser)

Lavender Fields Books

Gerard Brookes

Invicta Books

Michael Lee Postcards & Ephemera

R and R Books

Salsus Books

Nick Thorne

Longfields Hospice

Courtyard Books

Eric Winder

Gwyn Davies

Chris Baron

Keith Ayliffe

Michael Quick

Stephen Rench

John Murchington

Geoff Cook

Mike Price

Paul Meekins

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Churchdown Book Fair Sunday 1st May 2022

We are looking forward to seeing you all again at the Churchdown Book Fair on Sunday 1st May 2022.

As usual the fair will be open from 10am till 3.30pm, admission 50p (with early entry for Trade with a card at 9.30).

Unfortunately there will be no refreshments at this fair but we are hoping they will be available at future fairs.

We have 17 dealers standing.

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Next Churchdown Book Fair – 1st May 2022

The next Churchdown Book Fair will be on 1st May 2022. There will be no fair in February because the Churchdown Community Centre is still being used as a Booster Vaccination centre. Unfortunately there were also issues with the booking system at the hall which meant that the March and April dates were no longer available to us.

For further information about the fair and future dates, see our Dates and Details https://churchdownbookfair.wordpress.com/about/

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Churchdown Book Fair January 2022 Cancelled

This week, the government announced an expansion to the booster programme due to the emergence of the new Omicron variant of Covid-19. This means that the NHS will need to continue using Churchdown Community Centre as a vaccination centre for the foreseeable future.

An unfortunate consequence of this is that they have had to cancel events booked at the Centre in the New Year including the Churchdown Book Fair which was due to be held on Sunday 2nd January 2022.

We know you will all understand the importance of the booster campaign but nevertheless will feel disappointed not to be coming to the fair in January. We will keep you informed of any developments and will of course restart the fair as soon as we are able.

Thank-you for your understanding. In the meantime we would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a peaceful and safe Christmas and New Year.

Terry and Jane Sims

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Churchdown Book Fair dates for 2022!

We are pleased to announce the return of Churchdown Book Fair with our first fair of 2022 on Sunday 2nd January

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Churchdown Book Fair 2021 Update

We’re so sorry to bring disappointing news but we’ve now been told that we are unable to book the Churchdown Community Centre for what would have been the final two book fairs of 2021, November and December.

This is due to the ongoing booster vaccination programme.

We will hope that we will be able to resume the book fair in 2022 and will bring you any news when we can.

Please do keep in touch in the meantime and we hope to see you all again soon.

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Churchdown Book Fair News

Well there finally seems to be a glimmer of light on the horizon to herald the return of Churchdown Book Fair!

As you know the Community Centre has been used as a vaccination centre for the last few months, but through various communications with the management there was an indication that we would be able to book in for September. Sadly this has not been possible and the Centre will now be used for booster shots over the next two months.

We have now been provisionally booked in for the first Sunday in November (7th) and will be keeping our fingers crossed that this will be confirmed nearer the date.

We are very grateful for the continuing support of our customers and dealers and hopefully will be able to see you all in November.

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