January 2020 calendar: antiques and vintage fairs in the East

Diaries at the ready, we have picked out the finest fairs and auctions around the UK in January

A man in a flat cap browses a stall of antique curios at a flea market

5th Copdock Monthly Antiques & Collectors Fair, The Best Western Ipswich Hotel, Old London Road, Copdock, Suffolk, IP8 3JD. 9am-3.30pm. £2. 01702 410171; gnbfairs.com


11th-12th Detling Antiques, Vintage & Collectors Fair, The Kent County Showground, Detling, nr Maidstone, Kent,ME14 3JF. 8.30am-4.30pm Saturday, 10am-3.30pm Sunday. £5 Saturday (£6 before 10am), £4 Sunday. 01636 676531; b2bevents.info

12th Runnymede Hall Vintage & Retro Fair, Kiln Road, Thundersley, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 1TF. 10.30am-4pm. £3. 07519 276507; haddonevents.co.uk

12th Antiques & Collectors Fair, Sarratt Village Hall, The Green, Sarratt, Herts, WD3 6AS. 9.30am-4pm. £1. 07887 648255; marcelfairs.co.uk

25th-26th Long Melford Antique and Vintage Fair, The Old School, Long Melford, Suffolk, CO10 9DX. 9.30am-4pm. £1. 01449 740601; facebook.com/longmelfordfairs


26th Orsett Hall Hotel Antique Fair, Prince Charles Avenue, Orsett, Essex, RM16 3HS. 10am-4pm. £3. 07519 276507; haddonevents.co.uk