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Ardingly International Antiques & Collectors Fair

Next Ardingly International Antiques & Collectors Fair

Tuesday 5th to Wednesday 6th September 2017

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Largest in the South of England


With its convenient links to the capital, the Ardingly International Antiques and Collectors Fair is a truly cosmopolitan antiques event. Only one hour from London, 12 miles from Gatwick and only 90 minutes from Dover, local, national and international dealers and buyers regularly attend the largest IACF event in the south of England. Up to 1,700 stalls housing thousands of goods – from fine antique furniture to delicate ceramics – are available here. It has a reputation as one of the UK antique fairs where quality European decorative items can be found.

With a combination of inside and outdoor stands, this mid week fair is the perfect opportunity to indulge in a little vintage shopping – or hours of professional trading!

To view all of our 2016 dates for Ardingly visit our Calendar Page, where you can also download the 2016 Wall Planner, perfect for the fridge or kitchen wall!

Directions & Transport


By Road: One hour from London, 30 minutes from Brighton. Near M25 & M23. Due to local highway restrictions we are not allowed to use temporary signage for this fair, please follow signs for the 'South of England Showground'.

By Rail: London Victoria to Hayward's Heath

Courtesy coach:
On Wednesdays, visitors travelling by rail can take advantage of a courtesy coach from Hayward’s Heath Train Station.

The coach departs from Hayward’s Heath Train Station at ten past the hour, starting at 07.10am running until 16.10pm.

The returning coach departs from the South of England Showground at twenty to the hour, starting at 07.40am running until 16.40pm.

The driver will take a short break for lunch, so do check what time this will be before getting off the coach.

The approximate time for the journey is 15 minutes.

Please call the office on +44 (0)1636 702326 for further information.


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