August 2019 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 August

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

4th Copdock Monthly Antiques & Collectors Fair, The Best Western Ipswich Hotel, Old London Road, Copdock, Suffolk, IP8 3JD. 9am-3.30pm. £2. 01702 410171;


4th Little Vintage Lover Fair, Heydon Parish Rooms, The Street, Heydon, Norfolk, NR11. 10am-4pm. £2.

11th Antiques & Collectors Fair, Sarratt Village Hall, The Green, Sarratt, Hertfordshire, WD3 6AS. 9.30am-4pm. £1. 07887 648255;

23rd-25th Southwold Summer Antiques Fair, St Felix School, Southwold, Suffolk, IP18 6SD. 11am-5pm. £4. 01379 586134;

24th-25th Long Melford Antique and Vintage Fair, The Old School, Long Melford, Suffolk, CO10 9DX. 9.30am-4pm. £1. 01449 740601;


25th-26th Antiques, Retro, Vintage & Collectors Fair, Brentwood Centre, Doddinghurst Road, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 9NN. 9am-4pm. £4.50 (£6 before 10am). 01702 410171;