Vintage Fair 2016


“The HRCC Vintage Fair is now in its sixth year, and gets better with age! Back at Cressing Temple Barns, on Sunday, 4 September this year’s vintage celebration is already shaping up to be the most fantastic one yet.

There will be a wide variety of stalls selling eye-catching delights. If shopping is not you for you, then check out our shiny display of vintage cars, and chat to their owners. The pop-up hair and beauty salon will be offering a touch of glamour for those visitors looking for a make-over. Visitors will entertained by The Kingsmen, Harmonettes, Air Raid Jive and Mr Dickie Bows. Children can enjoy traditional games such as hook-a-duck and the coconut shy, as well as rides and Punch and Judy. And when you want to catch your breathe there’s a variety of food and drink on offer from summer favourites such as Pimms or just an old fashioned lovely cuppa tea from our pop-up tearoom.

Each week we are adding to the fun of the fair, so check back regularly to see what’s on offer below. With prices at £5 for adults, Concessions £4 and Under 16’s going FREE, I’m sure you will agree this is a great fun family day out! A huge thank you to M & G Investments for sponsoring our Vintage Fair 2016.”

Please note: There is free parking. Dogs are not allowed on site.

To take advantage of our BUY ONE GET ONE FREE TICKET OFFER please visit on of our Charity Shops.

Alternatively you can purchase tickets online.


Kate Alden, Fundraising Manager
Contact details: Call 01245 380719 or email



Take a look at what’s on at this year’s fair

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