Antiques fair on the river bank
A POPULAR Antique and Collectors fair will take place on the banks of the River Welland at Stamford Meadows this weekend.
The event kicks off today and will see about 150 dealers split between a huge 200ft marquee and outside selling an enormous variety of items from furniture to jewellery with thousands of items for the house and garden including Victorian and Georgian furniture, mirrors, clocks, cutlery, art deco and art nouveau as well as dolls, teddies and toys and books.
The fair starts at 10am5pm today, 9.3am to 5pm on Saturday and 9.30am to 4.30pm on Sunday. Admission is £3.50 adults, £3 OAPs and accompanied children free. A large slice of the takings goes to Stamford Town Council towards the upkeep of the meadows and ancillary projects.