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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Churchdown Book Fairs during 2021

We hope you are all keeping safe and well and still have plenty of books to read. We are looking forward to seeing you again later in the year when we are able to resume the monthly book fairs. We … Continue reading

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Seasons Greetings to all our customers

Terry and Jane would like to wish all our customers a safe and peaceful Christmas and a happier 2021 As you know, the last two fairs of 2020 unfortunately had to be cancelled due to the uncertainty caused by the … Continue reading

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CANCELLED – December Churchdown Book Fair

Regretfully we have taken the decision to cancel the December Book Fair which was due to be held on Sunday 6th December at the Churchdown Community Centre. It was felt in the current circumstances that it would be unwise to … Continue reading

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CANCELLED – November Churchdown Book Fair

With regret, we have had to cancel the November Book Fair which was due to take place at Churchdown Community Centre on 1st November 2020. A combination of circumstances has meant that there are not enough dealers able to attend … Continue reading

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Phill Robbins

We are very sad to announce that Phill Robbins, one of our longstanding book dealers, has died. He had been in ill-health, borne with fortitude and humour, for a number of years. His health had deteriorated over the last few … Continue reading

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Thank-you!

We just wanted to say a big thank-you to everyone who came along to the Churchdown Book Fair on the 6th September. We’d also like to thank the dealers who attended. It was a great day with lots of socially … Continue reading

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Good news at last! Churchdown Book Fair 6th September 2020

Good news at last! The next Churchdown Book Fair will be held on Sunday 6th September 2020. Churchdown Community Centre have been working with the fair organiser Terry Sims to make sure the venue is safe for the event to … Continue reading

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Jonathan Gibbs (1949 – 2017)

Regular visitors and stall holder will remember Jonathan Gibbs who died at the end of June. The Book Guide recently shared a lovely appreciation of Jonathan written by Shaun Kenaelly. Click on the link here to read.    

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