August 2019 calendar: antiques and vintage fairs in the West & Wales

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

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

2nd-4th The Cotswolds Decorative, Antiques & Art Fair, Westonbirt School, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8QG. 11am-5pm. £5. 01278 784912;


3rd Lostwithiel Antiques & Collectors Market, Scout Hut, Cattle Market Car Park, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0HE. 10am-1pm. By donation. 01503 240768

4th Exeter Book Fair, Town Hall Square, Topsham, Exeter, EX3 0HF. 10.30am-4pm. £1. 01404 41727;

4th Liberty Green Antiques & Collectables Fair, Beaufort Park Hotel, Mold, Flintshire, CH7 6RQ. 9am-3.30pm. £1. 07572 109520;

4th The Frome Independent – More Than a Market, Frome town centre, Somerset, BA11. 10am-3pm. Free.

17th Llandudno Postcard Fair, Craig-y-Don Community Centre, Queen’s Road, Craig-y-Don, Llandudno, LL30 1TE. 10am-4pm. £2. 01244 813214;

18th Salvage Fair, South Molton Pannier Market, South Molton, Devon, EX36 3AB. 10am-3pm. Free.

24th-25th Antique, Salvage & Decorative Fair, Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebridge, Cornwall, PL27 7AT. 7am-5pm Friday, 9am-4.30pm Saturday. £4 (£8 before 9am). 01208 368182;

25th The Giant Shepton Flea Market, Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet,
Somerset, BA4 6QN. 9.30am-4pm. £4.50. 01278 784912;

25th Bath Vintage & Antiques Market, Green Park Station, Green Park Road, Bath, BA1 1JB. 8am-4pm. Free. 07711 900095;


25th Bridport Vintage Market, St Michael’s Trading Estate, 66 St Michael’s Lane, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 3RB. 10am-4pm. Free. 01308 425111;