The Collectors Club of Great Britain Logo
Advertisement Picture

The Lyndsey Dolls House Fair Report

The Web Editor
Advertisement Picture

Posted on 17 Apr 2012

The fair went very well and most of the Exhibitors seemed happy. Two new exhibitors joined us this time, Nordwain from County Durham and Karen Sanderson from the JMW Centre (Dolls House Shop) at Hemswell Cliff. 

Alas the petrol crisis hit us slightly with people less willing to drive and use their fuel, so visitor numbers were slightly down – if it's not the weather it's the government!! Our local council have also prevented us putting boards around the area advertising the show – shame on them!

As it was the numbers through the door were about 250, and we raised another £206.00 for the Chemo unit at the Pilgrim Hospital.  We will be handing over a 3rd cheque for £1000 to Jane the fundraiser. In total we have raised £1200 at our fairs for this extremely worthy cause.

So a big thanks to all that donated money and items.

 

Sue 

 


Your Comments

Tell us what you think...

You must be logged in to leave a comment. You can log in here.
If you don't have a user account please register.

You may also like these other recent stories...

Faroe Islands stamps commemorate total solar eclipse

Posted: 30 Mar 2015

The Faroe Islands post office commemorates the 2015 total solar eclipse on the islands with two stamps.

April 2015 issue of Dolls House and Miniature Scene on sale today

Posted: 26 Mar 2015

The April 2015 issue comes to you with 36-pages of projects for all skill levels for just £3.99

Dolls' House Study Day - Adults

Posted: 26 Mar 2015

Explore the interplay between dolls’ houses and their interiors at the V&A Museum of Childhood with the world of decorative design and enjoy an exclusive tour and access to the collection.

Martin Ramirez, self taught artist, to be honoured by new USA stamps

Posted: 23 Mar 2015

Martin Ramirez, a self taught artist who for more than thirty years produced his work whilst a psychiatric hospital patient, is to be honoured in a new set of stamps from United States Postal Service.

Chancellor unveils design of new £1 coin

Posted: 18 Mar 2015

The design for Britain’s brand new £1 coin has been revealed by UK Chancellor George Osborne.

Isle of Man issues Sir Winston Churchill fiftieth anniversary coin

Posted: 16 Mar 2015

The Isle of Man has issued a Crown coin to mark the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Sir Winston Churchill.




To Top