Buy Local
13th May 2010
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In an effort to do shop local more often, I'm going to check out all boot fairs and markets local to Canterbury.
Not forgetting my sustainable re-usable shopping bags of course.

Here are the details of just a few in the Canterbury area:

Local Boot Fairs:

Godmersham & Crundale Village Hall Boot Fair
Recreation field, Godmersham & Crundale Village Hall, Godmersham, Canterbury, Kent
Phone 01227 730731
Date: last Saturday of the month May, June, July and August
Times: 7am-8am sellers 8am-1pm buyers
Pitch: £10 car £15 van - no need to book, just turn up!
Entry: free

Mammoth Boot Sale
Marsh Farm (Opposite Viking Mercedes), Sturry Road (A28), Canterbury
Phone 07890382849
Every Thursday
Times: 11:00 sellers, 12:00 buyers
Pitch: £8-£10
Entry: 50p

Canterbury Wincheap Car Boot Fair
Wincheap Park and Ride, Wincheap Road, Canterbury
Entry: free
Toilets plus large car park at supermarket opposite.

Local Markets:

St George's Street Canterbury
Wednesdays and Fridays 8am - 5pm

Beach Street, Herne Bay
Saturdays 8am - 4.30pm


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