Thursday, 16 August 2012

The Summer Fair at Hexham...

The Summer Fair at Hexham returns for the 4th year, this weekend 18th and 19th August 2012 at Wentworth Leisure Centre, Hexham, Northumberland NE46 3PD

Open 10am to 4pm daily....Admission FREE..... Ample car parking in Wentworth car park and good rail and bus connections to the town.

Donations to the Great North Air Ambulance  for the wonderful service they provide in the North of England would be most gratefully received at the entrance to the Fair.

The lovely Sarah Peel from Cool Crafting will be hosting craft workshops on Sunday 19th August only.

***From Sarah

 Join us with our version of haberdashery heaven at Rival Arts Summer Fair at Hexham. We will have a wide selection of ribbons, trimmings, buttons, fabrics, crafting kits and handmade goodness.

In addition to this we will be offering FREE workshops for children with as timetable as follows

12.00 - 12.30 Bejewelled Lanterns

 1.30 - 2.00 - Felt Flower Brooches

2.30 - 3.30 - Little Owl

 Please note - this event is also running on Saturday, 18th August but we will only be attending for the Sunday 19th August.***

So children, why not come along on Sunday.... be creative and see what you can make....she's great!

Julie x

PS The Cloth Shed will be there too with new goodies and a big pine dresser if I can get it packed...x


  1. Gorgeous pine dresser! That would be coming to live with me if I had room :) Good luck for the fair, and love the owls.
    Jo xx

  2. Go on Julie . . . . . squash it in . . . . if anyone can do it . . . . you can !! Hope you have a fantastic weekend,
    Love Helen xx

  3. Oh those owls are so sweet. All the best at the fair, love Posie

  4. Hi Julie
    Hope all went well at the weekend with your fair.

  5. Hi Julie, didn't know about the fair until I read your blog, been head down and making, making. Hope it goes well and look forward to your blogging about it. jayne x