Salvo Fair is having a year off in 2014
Hertfordshire, UK - After some deliberation we have decided not to hold a Salvo Fair next year. There have been thirteen Salvo Fairs, eleven of them held in consecutive years from 2003 to 2013, mostly at Knebworth.
Bob Thorpe (1945 - 2013)
Bob Thorpe and his K6s seen on Russian TV last year [screenshot YouTube
Kent, UK - Bob Thorpe founded Bygones Reclamation in Canterbury, and latterly moved to telephone boxes which he restored and sold through Uniquely British Ltd.
Robert Henry Thorpe was born in Loughborough and...
Selling across the board at Battersea
This is my stand at Battersea and what a great start. [photo Guy Trench, Antiques By Design
Essex, UK - 1st October 2013
Here I am at the Decorative Antiques and Textiles Fair at Battersea Park in London this week and what a great start! I've sold across the board in lighting, mirrors ...
Salvo Fair competition winners
Somerset, UK - At Salvo Fair 2013, a competition was held for visitors to win one of ten pairs of tickets or and bottle of champagne. Applicants either filled in a questionnaire, or wrote a tweet about Salvo Fair on...
Reusefully is a Newark noobie
Gilli hard at work at Newark fair [photo ©Reusefully
Northamptonshire, UK - This week Gilli and Katherine from Reusefully in Northampton pitched out at Newark antiques fair for the first time. On Thursday, Katherine said that the fair seemed a bit quiet, but then she is more ...
What would you do with a Dutch barge board panel?
Nord (59), France - Antoine Huguet from Architecture et Materiaux Authentiques in Northern France is currently buying unwanted timber boarded panels from Dutch barge boats. He says there is a constant supply of these rec...
Bloggers at Salvo Fair 2013
Old tiles Salvo Fair [photo © Vicky's Pretties
Hertfordshire, UK - Blogger, Vicky keeps her readers up to date with the latest interiors trends on her blog, Vicky's Pretties. Vicky's passion began as a child longing for a quaint country cottage lifestyle and her crea...
Gallery of Salvo Fair 2013 photos
Hertfordshire, UK - Click the link to see Salvo's gallery of photos from around Salvo Fair 2013. These can be copied and reused for non-commercial purposes. Please contact Salvo if you plan to publish them commercially.
Big thanks to the Salvo Fair twittersphere
A couple of tweeters with what they bought
Hertfordshire, UK - There were loads of tweets from Salvo Fair visitors and exhibitors. Here are a few of them. Thanks to everyone who came and made the fair so enjoyable for visitors, standholders and for Ruby, Shirley ...
Salvo Fair 2013 sales good and weather glorious
Hertfordshire, UK - The annual Salvo Fair was held last weekend at Knebworth House in Hertfordshire. Exhibitors were happy with sales and complimentary about the relaxed atmosphere and beautiful setting.