October2019 calendar: antiques and vintage fairs in the South

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

Antiques-hunters browse a stall of small curios at the Malvern Flea & Collectors fair

1st Sandown Antiques Market, Sandown Park Racecourse, Portsmouth Road, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9AJ. 7am-1pm. Free. 01932 230946; sunburyantiques.com


1st-6th The Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair, Battersea Evolution, Battersea Park, London, SW11 4NJ. Opening times vary. £10. 020 7616 9327; decorativefair.com

3rd-6th Frieze Masters, Gloucester Green, Regent’s Park, off Park Square West, London, NW1 4LL. Opening
times vary. £36 (£60 private view). 020 3372 6111; frieze.com

3rd-6th British Art Fair, Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York’s HQ, King’s Road, London, SW3 4RY. Opens 11am; closing times vary. £20. 020 3856 6969; britishartfair.co.uk

5th Vintage & Very Nice Market Bazaar, The Assembly Rooms, North Street, Chichester, PO19 1LQ. 10am-4pm. Free. vintageandverynice.co.uk

5th Antiques & Collectors Fair, St Paul’s Church Hall, The Ridgeway, Mill Hill, London, NW7 1QU. 9am-4pm. £1. 07887 648255; marcelfairs.co.uk

6th Corfe Castle Antiques Fair, Village Hall, East Street, Corfe Castle, Dorset, BH20 5EE. 9.30am-4pm. £1. 01202 893942; cameofairs.co.uk

6th London Writing Equipment Show, Holiday Inn Bloomsbury, Coram Street, London, WC1N 1HT. 10.30am-4pm. £5. 01543 415603

8th & 29th Sunbury Antiques Market, Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Road East, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex, TW16 5AQ. 6.30am-2pm. Free. 01932 230946; sunburyantiques.com

12th The Textile Society’s London Antique & Vintage Textile Fair, Chelsea Old Town Hall, King’s Road, London, SW3 5EE. 9.30am-4.30pm. £7 (£10 before 10.30am). textilesociety.org.uk 

13th Midcentury East, Goldfinger’s Haggerston School, London, E2 SLS. 10am-4pm. £10. modernshows.com

13th Vintage Fashion Fair, Hilton London Olympia Hotel, Kensington High Street, London, W14 8NL. 10.30am-4.30pm. £5. 020 8543 3028; pa-antiques.co.uk

20th Minstead Antique Fair, Village Hall, Minstead, New Forest, SO43 7FX. 9.30am-4pm. £1. 01202 893942; cameofairs.co.uk

20th Brighton Antiques, Collectables & Vintage Fair, Brighton Racecourse, Freshfield Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 9XZ. 9.30am-3.30pm. £3 (£4 before 10.30am). 01293 690777; lovefairs.com

20th Dorking Halls Antiques Fair, Dorking Halls, Reigate Road, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1SG. 9.30am-4pm. £2.50. 07952 689717; dovehousefineantiquesfairs.com

21st Newbury Antiques & Collectors Fair, Newbury Showground, Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Newbury, Berkshire, RG18 9QZ. 8am-5pm. £5 (£10 before 9.30am). 01636 702326; iacf.co.uk

22nd Epsom Racecourse Antiques & Collectables Fair, Epsom Racecourse, Epsom Downs, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 5LQ. 9am-3pm. £3. 01584 873634; continuityfairs.co.uk

26th Antique, Vintage and Collectables Fair, Hayes Free Church, 111 Pickhurst Lane, Hayes, Kent, BR2 7HU. 10am-3pm. £1.50. 020 8776 0108


27th Tonbridge Castle Vintage Fair, Tonbridge Castle, High Street, Tonbridge, TN9 1BG. 10am-5pm. Free. 01883 380608; vanityfairs.co.uk