Advertising, Bottle & Collector's Fayre, Alton is a market town and civil parish in Hampshire, England, near the source of the River Wey. At the 2011 census, it had a population of 17,816. Alton was recorded in the Domesday Survey of 1086 as Aoltone.
Every year BBR organises highly established Fairs & Auctions. We have been doing them now for well over 30 years, from our headquarters here at the Elsecar Heritage Centre (since 1991), Barnsley, UK, delivering a global, 1st class service, second to none.
BBR brings the UK specialist Bottle, Pot Lid & Advertising market, and the rest of the world, together in the glorious setting of Elsecar – every January, April, July & Oct.
The events are dubbed BBR’s WinterNational (January), Spring Extravaganza (April), the UK SummerNational (1st full w/e in July), Autumn Extravaganza (October).
BBR’s annual show calendar culminates in the world famed UK SummerNational the largest event of it’s kind in Europe (around 40,000 sq ft of inside & outside stalls), culminating in a high flying Sunday Auction. The show attracts collectors from worldwide.
Entry 10.30am - 1.30 pm admission 75p. Early Bird entry at 9.30am £2.50.