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at Bishop Walsh School, Wylde Green Road, 
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands B76 1QT.

This year for the first time we will be having 3 demonstration stands at the exhibition showing you how to maintain your locomotive fleet, how to get the most out of DCC and how to build card kit buildings. Along with 14 quality layouts from near and far featuring the ever popular Museum of Transport and Watney & Worsted from the Warley Student Members group. This will be an exhibition not to be missed.
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May 2019

  • Sat 4th - Chris Dyer Fairs -  Brecon Toy & Train Sale
    Brecon Market Hall, Town Centre, Brecon, Powys
    Our highly popular Mid-Wales show in this wonderful and historic venue. Supported by top traders from all over the UK operating on up to 90 tables and with a great in-house cafe provided by B&R Caterers. Located centrally in this fine old market town with plenty of nearby parking.
    QUICKINFO: 
    T:35
    Refreshments

  • Sat 4th - SRP Toyfairs -  Hawkinge Toyfair
    Hawkinge Community Centre, Heron Forstal Avenue, Hawkinge, Kent
    45 tables
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:20
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 5th - Barry Stockton Fairs -  Haydock Park Train and Toy Collectors Fair
    The Exhibition Centre, Haydock Park Racecourse, Newton-Le-Willows, Cheshire
    This is a long established event and has always been a firm favourite with Collectors and Enthusiasts. Many top traders attending. Buy, Sell or Exchange your Toys and Models including new and pre-owned Model Railways in most gauges, Diecast, Meccano, Tinplate Toys, Scalextric, Sci-Fi, Trade Cards etc. This is a superb ground floor venue with flat unloading for Traders and excellent Free Public Parking facilities for 100's of cars. Come and join us at this excellent show.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:80
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 5th - SRP Toyfairs -  Worthing and Sussex Coast Toy and Train Collectors Fair
    Charmandean Centre, Forest Road, Worthing, West Sussex
    Worthings finest single site display of trains and diecast from a multitude of vendors and dealers. Trains from Hornby , Bachman , Trix and Tri-ang , Classix Base Toys and Corgi new and best pre-owned diecasts. Classic and vintage toys dependent on dealers. Plenty of books on related subjects. U14 Accompanied children Free admission, single hall with two running classic loose lay train layouts running.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:1
    T:30+
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Mon 6th - Monmouthshire Council -  Toy & Train Collectors Fair
    Abergavenny Market Hall, Cross Street, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    Abergavenny's showcase Toy and Train Collectors Fair. A fantastic Family event which is Free of charge. Model Railway Layouts, Skalextric and a fantastic array of Classic Cars and Motorbikes. There will be a wide range of Traders selling, Trains, Skalextric, Die Cast, Vintage Toys, Books and a whole lot more. Should you have any toys that you want valued or you want to sell come along and see our Dealers they will give you free quotations on the day. We look forward to seeing you.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:3+
    T:20+
    Refreshments

  • Sat 11th - Joe Lock Model Railways -  Bluebell Railway & Toy Collectors' Fair
    Horsted Keynes Station, Station Approach, Horsted Keynes, West Sussex
    Model Railways (New and secondhand), Die-Cast, Collectables, Railway Books & Emphemera, Railwayana, Photographs & Preservation Societies. Admission by platform ticket, or free with train travel ticket or Bluebell membership card.
    QUICKINFO:  Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 12th - Townsend Toy & Train Fairs -  Ashfield Toy and Train Fair
    Festival Hall, Hodgkinson Road, Kirkby-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
    Our Flagship 'Friendly Fez' Swapmeet is now established as a great smaller(Ap.120 tables)fair.Excellent access, good major road links, bus or train just 3 minutes walk.Refreshments (incl. Full breakfasts).Free parking. Earlybird available. Buying, selling or just having a nostalgic trip down 'Memory Lane'.Acc.U/16'sfree. Now in its 9th year and proving a real hit with public and a good variety of traders who provide plenty of bargains with a good mix of rail and diecast
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 12th - Barry Stockton Fairs -  Wirral Train and Toy Collectors Fair
    Hulme Hall, Bolton Road, Port Sunlight, Wirral, Merseyside
    This established event is now a firm favourite with collectors and enthusiasts of new and pre-owned Model Railways, Diecast Toys, Scalextric, Model Soldiers, Books etc. and is held in a beautiful well lit, ground floor hall in the beautiful surroundings of the highly acclaimed tourist attraction village of Port Sunlight Village, excellent quality reasonably-priced refreshments also plenty of adjacent free parking for vehicles.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:70
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 12th - SRP Toyfairs -  Rayleigh Toy and Model Train Collectors Fair
    Sweyne Park School, Sir Walter Raleigh Drive, Rayleigh, Essex
    Two train layouts on stage (One is steam). Diecast in sizes and scales and model railways from popular manufacturers. U15 Accompanied Children Free , Dublo, O Coarse , American and Continental Outlines Trix etc plenty of variety DVDS books too dependent on vendors attending, 75 table spaces. Contact organiser for table price if you have items to offer for sale.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:2
    T:35
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 12th - Transtar Promotions -  Walsall Wood Toy & Train Collectors Fair
    Oak Park Active Living Centre, Coppice Road, Walsall Wood, West Midlands
    Well established event with over 80 tables selling Toy Cars, Commercials, Buses and Trains old and new plus lots of other collectibles.Bring along your unwanted toys to sell.A popular event for collectors and now in its 28th year.Both stall rents and admission prices held at 2017 rates.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:60+
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 12th - Wimborne Toyfairs -  Wimborne Toy & Train Fair
    Queen Elizabeths Leisure Centre Sports Hall, Blandford Road, Wimborne, Dorset
    Now established in the Sports hall immediately behind the school, with access via the main Leisure centre entrance from either the QE leisure centre or school car parks. Direction signs will be made visible in both car parks. The hall is big, bright and with refreshments. There is the capability of up to 80 stalls (40+ traders). I hope you enjoy the new surroundings and continue to support the event. There will be as usual a good mix of both railway & die cast, old & new.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:40 +
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Tue 14th - Newcomen Fairs Ltd -  Elsecar Toy Train & Doll Fair
    Ironworks (Building 21) Elsecar Heritage Centre, Wath Road, Elsecar, Barsley, South Yorkshire
    Early entry available from 5pm £2 Stands selling, tin plate and collectable toys. Model Railway and diecast models. Teddies and dolls. Free parking - refreshments available. Follow the brown Heritage Centre signs.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Tue 14th - Steven Clements Fairs -  Toy and Train Collectors Fair
    Hook Community Centre, Ravenscroft, Hook, Hampshire
    Hook's monthly toy and train collectors fair good food, good diecast, good railway, couldnt get much better for £1. Free parking and excellent cafe on site!
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Wed 15th - Townsend Toy & Train Fairs -  Burton Upon Trent Toy and Train Fair
    Town Hall, King Edward Place, Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire
    One of the longest established swapmeets, with a warm welcome and really friendly atmosphere.Excellent access, good major road links and free parking.Super town centre venue with excellent public transport(Bus and rail).Accomp.U16's free.Refreshments, (Incl.Home made cake).Buying, selling or just having a nostalgic trip down 'Memory Lane'.Plenty of bargains, always a good selection of rail, diecast and themed, new and used, from a wide range of regular, knowledgeable traders.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 18th - Retro Ronnie Fairs -  Retro Ronnie's Toy Fairs
    Didcot Civic Centre, Britwell Road, Didcot, Oxfordshire
    Summary:* (500 character limit, for Event Calendar list & details page) A well established Toy Fair with a great atmosphere offering everything from Model Trains, Planes and Automobiles, Star Wars, Books, Vintage Toys and loads more. Dee's wonderful Home Made Food and refreshments available. Parking is provided on site and the show and is well sign posted. Should you have any products for sale please bring them along for a free valuation. A show for all the family.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:35+
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 18th - Chris Dyer Fairs -  Merthyr Tydfil Toy & Train Sale
    Merthyr Leisure Centre, Merthyr Leisure Village, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan
    Our all-new, large and major event at this great South Wales venue. 90+ tables, level and easy access, loads of parking and an excellent in-house cafe. The venue is located alongside the A470 dual-carriageway which heads north from J32 of the M4 at Cardiff; also very close to the A465 "Heads of the Valleys" route, linking us to the western parts of Wales and the English Midlands - a really easy to reach location.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 18th - Tony Oakes Fairs -  Worcester Toy & Train Fair  - CANCELLED
    Perdiswell Leisure Centre, Bilford Road, Worcester, Worcestershire
    EVENT CANCELLED - The Organisers have advised us that unfortunately this event has had to be CANCELLED due to unforeseen circumstances.


  • Sun 19th - R & G Toy Fairs -  Toy Fair
    Village Hall, Plough Road, Great Bentley, Essex
    Friendly local toy fair at village hall opposite Great Bentley railway station, Essex. Tables only £15 Entry £2

  • Sun 19th - BB & PC Fairs -  Toyfair
    Long Melford Old School, Hall Street, Long Melford Near Sudbury, Suffolk
    New Fair in Long Melford with 50 plus Tables and some of the best Dealers in Diecasts and Model Trains in attendance. The Lighting is excellent and there is plenty of space to walk around and seek that special item. Early entry from 9am £5.00
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 19th - Ray Heard Model Railways -  Newton Abbot Train & Toy Fair
    Newton Abbot Racecourse, Newton Road, Newton Abbot, Devon
    One of the largest and most popular Train & Toy Fairs in the South of England, with over 45 traders selling all aspects of Trains, Collectables & Toys, this makes this a event not to be missed. Large Car Park and good catering, with wheel chair access.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:45+
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 19th - Ron Lines -  Southampton Toy Fair
    Blighmont Army Reserve Centre, Millbrook Road West, Southampton, Hampshire
    New & Pre-owned toys, model railways & diecast. Light refreshments available , Free parking & close to public transport. Millbrook train station 10 minute walk away. Blue star buses 6,8,9,11 & 12 from Southampton Train station to Regents Park Road then a 5 minute walk. To trade at this event or more information please call on 02380772681 & ask for Ron or Annmarie.

  • Sun 19th May - Thu 19th September - SRP Toyfairs -  Orpington Toyfair
    Crofton Halls, Station Road, Orpington, Kent
    60 tables
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:02
    T:30
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Tue 21st - Steven Clements Fairs -  Toy and Train Collectors Fair
    Memorial Hall, Station Road, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire
    Wootton Bassetts dedicated evening toy and train collectors fair - just off the High Street. Free parking and homemade catering!
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 26th - Barry Stockton Fairs -  Southport Train and Toy Collectors Fair
    Splash World, Dunes Leisure Centre, Esplanade, Southport, Merseyside
    This established event is now a firm favourite with collectors and enthusiasts of new and pre-owned Model Railways, Diecast Toys, Scalextric, Model Soldiers, Books etc. and is held in a well-lit ground floor Leisure Centre with flat unloading in the popular tourist attraction seaside resort of Southport.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:65
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Tue 28th - Garstang Toyfair
    Kirkland and Catterall Memorial Hall, Corner of A6 and A586 - the Avenue, Churchtown Near Garstang, Lancashire
    Small friendly Toy Fair with diecast and trains etc. Tea, coffee and cakes available.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:18
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Tue 28th - SRP Toyfairs -  Tonbridge Toyfair
    Angel Centre, Angel Lane, Tonbridge, Kent
    40 tables
    QUICKINFO: 
    T:015

  • Wed 29th - Ulster Model Club -  Belvoir Toy Fair
    Belvoir Activity Centre, Belvoir Drive, Belfast, Co.Antrim
    Ulster Model Club was established in 1976 to cater for anyone interested in collecting any form of Model Road Vehicles.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:60+
    Free Parking Refreshments

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