December 2018 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 December

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

29th November-1st Vintage & Very Nice Christmas Market Bazaar, The Assembly Rooms, North St, Chichester, PO19 1LQ. 10am-4pm. Free.


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

1st Mainwaring’s Seaside Brocante, St Mary’s Hall, Oxford Street, Whitstable, Kent, CT5 1DD. 10am-4pm. £1. 01227 773037

2nd Lingfield Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fair, Lingfield Park Racecourse, Racecourse Road, Lingfield, Surrey, RH7 6PQ. 9.30am-4pm. £3 (£5 before 10.30am). 01293 690777;

2nd The Ephemera Society Winter Fair, Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury, Coram Street, London, WC1N 1HT. 11am-4pm. £3. 01923 829079;

2nd Alexandra Palace Antiques & Collectors Fair, Alexandra Palace, Alexandra Palace Way, London, N22 7AY. 9.30am-4.30pm. £6. 01636 702326;

2nd Corfe Castle Antiques & Vintage Fair, Village Hall, East Street, Corfe Castle, Dorset, BH20 5EE. 9.30am-4pm. £1. 01202 893942;

4th Sandown Antiques Market, Sandown Park Racecourse, Portsmouth Road, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9AJ. 7am-1pm. Free. 01932 230946;

9th The Tree of Ages Antiques Fair, Robert Denholm House, Bletchingley Road, Nutfield, Surrey, RH1 4HW. 9am-3pm. £2. 01293 781075;

11th Sunbury Antiques Market, Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Road East, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex, TW16 5AQ. 6.30am-2pm. Free. 01932 230946;


16th Minstead Antique Fair, Village Hall, Minstead, New Forest, Hampshire, SO43 7FX. 9.30am-4pm. £1. 01202 893942;