Category Archives: Book fairs

York National Book Fair

I went to the York National Book Fair yesterday, the largest second hand and antiquarian book fair in Europe. Despite my arrival on the second day of this two-day PFA event, there were still plenty of customers around and many beautiful … Continue reading

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York National Book Fair – 14th & 15th September 2012

I booked my train tickets today to visit the York National Book Fair on Friday 14th September and Saturday 15th September. It’s Europe’s largest second hand and antiquarian book fairand is a must for any avid collector and book lover. There will … Continue reading

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Tynemouth Second Hand and Antiquarian Book Market

The next Tynemouth Second hand and Antiquarian book market will take place on Sunday 19th August, 10-4 pm.  I will be sharing my stall with Polly Bird, a local book binder who has trained under master bookbinder Derek Bradford of … Continue reading

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Alnwick PBFA Antiquarian Book Fair

It was a great turnout on Saturday at my first PBFA book fair, (Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association) in the beautiful Northumberland Hall in Alnwick, Northumberland. I really enjoyed meeting new clients and chatting to ex-clients again. Despite the flood warnings, (it … Continue reading

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PBFA Book Fair–Alnwick, Sunday 07th July 2012

I’m looking forward to attending the next PBFA (Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association in Alnwick’s Northumberland Hall on Sunday 07th July 2012. PBFA fairs are always great events with stalls from THE best antiquarian and second hand booksellers in the region. … Continue reading

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Next Tynemouth Market – Sunday 10th June

The next Tynemouth market is on Sunday 10th June. However, I’m afraid I won’t be there, but hope to be at the one after that (I think), in October. If you were hoping to ask me any questions about a … Continue reading

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Tynemouth Market

Last Sunday was the first Tynemouth Antiquarian and Second hand book market of 2012 and what a lovely day it was. I basked in warm sunshine all day (yes, amazingly, we had sun while the rest of the country was … Continue reading

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Reminder for your diary: Tynemouth Market this Sunday

The Tynemouth second hand and antiquarian books market will be held on Sunday April 22nd from 10am – 4pm in Tynemouth Station, which is still undergoing some restoration to bring back its original Victorian grace. I’ll be there at my … Continue reading

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Tynemouth Second hand and Antiquarian Book Fair – 9th October 2011

The last Tynemouth book fair of the year took place yesterday. It was a busy day and once again I had many people asking multiple questions about their objects. Don’t forget to look at or download my leaflet, ‘Protecting your … Continue reading

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A Note on the Metro Line for this Sunday

I incorrectly stated in my last post that the metro line between North Shields and Tynemouth was still undergoing re-construction. Please ignore this! The metro line is now running smoothly again between North Shields and Tynemouth station in both directions. … Continue reading

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