HORNBY BOOK FAIR

On Saturday, 18th February 2023 is the HORNBY BOOK FAIR open 10am – 4pm at The Institute, Main Street, Hornby LA2 8JR.

Around thirteen dealers selling second-hand, antiquarian and collectable books and ephemera. There is a café serving excellent home-made food and nearby car parking.

The village of Hornby, with the River Wenning running through and overlooked by the picturesque Hornby Castle, is situated on the A683 road and within easy distance of Lancaster, Kirkby Lonsdale and Ingleton.

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For booking enquiries or further information please contact Gerry Cotter on email gerrycotterbooks@gmail.com or telephone 01524 752968.

Honby Book Fair | 18 February 2023 | Poster

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BROCKHOLES BOOK FAIR

Advance notice of a new two-day PBFA premier book fair at Brockholes Nature Reserve near Preston to be held Friday, 7th and Saturday, 8th July 2023.

Around forty booksellers with antiquarian & second-hand books, maps, prints and ephemera in this fantastic venue on the floating Visitor Village at Brockholes Nature Reserve.

Free admission to this event and free visitor parking for Friday-Saturday (usual car parking charge is £5 for the day) – a good opportunity to visit the Nature Reserve for free and take in a book fair at the same time! Refreshments are available at the café on the floating village.

Brockholes Nature Reserve is owned and managed by the Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester & North Merseyside.

Brockholes Book Fair (Preston) | 2023 | Poster

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Organised by the Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association (PBFA).

BARTON BOOK FAIR

On Saturday, 21st January 2023 is the BARTON BOOK FAIR open 10-4 at Barton Village Hall, Garstang Road PR3 5AA.

Around eighteen dealers with a good range of secondhand, antiquarian and collectable books and ephemera. Café and a large free car park.

Barton is situated on the A6 just a short distance from Preston and Junction 32 of the M6 motorway, providing easy access to Garstang, Lancaster and the Fylde coast towns of Lytham, St. Annes and Blackpool. Local attractions include the popular Barton Grange Garden Centre at Brock and the Beacon Fell Country Park near Goosnargh.

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Further dates in 2023 for this event are 18th March, 1st July, and 21st October.

For booking enquiries or further information please contact Gerry Cotter on email gerrycotterbooks@gmail.com or telephone 01524 752968.

Barton Book Fair | 21 January 2023 | Poster

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YORK BOOK FAIR

On Saturday, 14th January 2023 is the YORK BOOK FAIR at the Knavesmire Suite, York Racecourse YO23 1EX.

Over a hundred booksellers with secondhand, antiquarian and collectable books and ephemera. Light refreshments available & nearby car parking.

York Book Fair | 14 January 2023 | Poster

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Organised by the Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association (PBFA).

MARKET HARBOROUGH BOOK FAIR

On Thursday, 29th December 2022 is the Winter Market Harborough Book Fair being held at the Congregational Church Centre, High Street LE16 7JD.

Around twenty dealers with antiquarian, collectable and secondhand books and ephemera.

A café and car park onsite, with shops nearby.

Market Harborough Book Fair | 29 December 2022 | Poster

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Organised by the Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association (PBFA).

GARGRAVE BOOK FAIR

On Saturday, 3rd December 2022 is the GARGRAVE BOOK FAIR open 10am – 3.30pm at the Village Hall, West Street BD23 3RD.

Around eighteen dealers selling a range of second-hand, antiquarian, out-of-print and collectable books and ephemera. Café serving excellent home-made food and parking nearby.

The pretty village of Gargrave is situated in the Yorkshire Dales, accessed by the A65 Kendal/Ilkley road and within easy reach of Skipton and Settle.

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For booking enquiries or further information please contact Gerry Cotter on email gerrycotterbooks@gmail.com or telephone 01524 752968.

Gargrave Book Fair | 3 December 2022 | Poster

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LANCASTER BOOK FAIR

On Saturday, 26th November is the LANCASTER CHRISTMAS BOOK FAIR open 10am – 3.30pm in the Meeting Room at Lancaster Central Library, Market Square LA1 1HY.

A small fair of just five dealers with secondhand books, plus a large selection of classical music CDs.

No café at this event however there are numerous eateries and shops nearby for refreshment. There are several pay-and-display car parks throughout the city.

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For any further information please contact Edward Huddleston on email huddleston8853@gmail.com or telephone 015242 61553.

Lancaster Book Fair | 26 November 2022 | Poster

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