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All our 2019 dates are finished for this year, 2020 are being booked at present and will be published soon.


‘Simply events’ would like to send a big THANK YOU to all our talented exhibitors for attending our events and making them successful and packed full of wonderful handmade crafts, we look forward to working with you all again next year and we wish you all a very merry Christmas.



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Listen as Kylie talks on BBC Essex radio to promote the Wickham Bishops Village Hall, Christmas Craft Fair!



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A new venue for 2019…The Moot Hall, Colchester

We are pleased to announce a new venue for 2019, we will be in the Moot Hall in Colchester’s town centre for two dates next year, the first a Summer craft fair on the 22nd June 2019 and the second on the 23rd November for a Christmas craft fair.  We anticipate these dates being very popular so book early to avoid disappointment, bookings are now being taken, please email for more information and remember, if you are new to Simply events please include some examples of your handmade crafts with your enquiry.




Recent blog posts

Exhibitors at the Christmas craft fair at Wickham Bishops this weekend

Posted on December 5th, 2019
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Next event...the Christmas craft fair at Wickham Bishops village hall

Posted on November 27th, 2019
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The Peachy Kind will be exhibiting at Colchester on Saturday 23rd November

Posted on November 20th, 2019
1 The Peachy Kind..."A fun and unique brand. Everything is handmade with love & customising ... More >

What they say

"Thanks for a fab event Saturday in Hadleigh - hope to be at another one of your events soon. keep us posted for the October hadleigh one too please. thank you kindly x"

"I just wanted to say a big thank you for Saturday.  It was my first fair with you and I hope to do more in the future.  You certainly have a good footfall, which is all we can really ask as stallholders, it's then up to us to sell!"

"I really enjoyed today at Hadleigh and I have got home and my online shop at etsy, has had loads of views plus sold a few more pieces to people who were there today.

So Cogs and Gems would like to thank you and can't wait for your future event dates, thank you again."

"I wanted to say how much I enjoyed doing the Lavenham craft fair.  I have to admit at first I was concerned that there might not be as much footfall upstairs, but it was virtually busy all day, plus I had an excellent spot in the centre of the room, so thank you!"