Look for unusual Christmas gift ideas at fairs and markets coming up in the next few weeks
Saturday, November 9 (10.30am to 3.30pm)
19th Frampton Craft Fair, St Mary’s Church, Frampton
An event not to be missed, with over 24 different craft and gift stalls, including Nell’s cake stall, and children’s hook-a-duck stall with prizes every time, plus grand raffle and tombola. All day refreshments including bacon rolls, assorted sandwiches and homemade cakes. Entry free, donation towards the upkeep of the church.
Sunday, November 10 (10am to 4pm)
Fenland Craft Guild Christmas Craft Show, Holbeach St Johns Village Hall
Beautiful handmade crafts available to buy, ideal for something original for your home or as a great Christmas present. Tea, coffee and homemade cakes will be available. Entry free.
Sunday, November 17 (11am to 4pm)
Christmas Market, Deeping St James Youth Centre
Christmas market selling a whole range of products for Christmas. Refreshments served. Entry free.
Sunday, November 17 (10am to 3.30pm)
Stamford Quality Market, Stamford Arts Centre
Forty local stallholders selling high quality and varied gifts and produce all under one roof, from gorgeous interior design items and jewellery to vintage shabby chic and cakes. There will also be quality produce from local farmers and smallholders. Refreshments available, plus face painting for youngsters. Entry free.
Friday, November 22 (6pm to 9pm)
Stamford Christmas Shopping Evening, Stamford Arts Centre
Festive fun and fabulous Christmas shopping with 40 local stallholders selling high quality gifts and goodies, from stunning interior design and vintage/shabby chic items to gorgeous jewellery and handbags. Refreshments available. Entry free.
Sunday, November 24 (11am to 5pm)
Christmas Fayre, Edenham Village Hall
Christmas Fayre with lots of gifts for Christmas. Stalls include, jewellery, scarves, children’s books, novelty doormats and signs, homeware, handbags, chocolate, sweets, diecast models, nail enamel, Forever Living products and toys. Entry free.
Sunday, December 1 (10am to 4pm)
Artisan Craft Show, Stamford Arts Centre
Hosted by Stamford Artisans Guild Ltd, the show will feature locally handmade art and craft stalls, including cakes, jams and chutneys, wildlife photographs, hand-made jewellery, glass artists, stuffed toys, knitwear, knitted scarves, hats and accessories, cards, wood-turned items and more. Entry free.