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Craft and Gift Market Runcorn

Craft and Gift Market Runcorn

Runcorn Shopping City, Runcorn, Cheshire

Thursday, 22 April 2021 (3 day event)

CRAFTY CRAFT FAIR

CRAFTY CRAFT FAIR

Wickham Community Centre, Wickham, Hampshire

Saturday, 24 April 2021

Thame Craft and Gift Market

Thame Craft and Gift Market

Thame Town Hall, Thame, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 24 April 2021

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Corn Exchange, Witney, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 24 April 2021

Winchester Craft and Gift Market

Winchester Craft and Gift Market

Winchester Guildhall, Winchester, Hampshire

Saturday, 1 May 2021

Salisbury Craft and Gift Market

Salisbury Craft and Gift Market

Salisbury Guildhall, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Saturday, 1 May 2021

Faversham Artisan Crafts Curios and Gift Fairs 2021

Faversham Artisan Crafts Curios and Gift Fairs 2021

The Alexander Centre, Faversham, Kent

Saturday, 1 May 2021

The Creative Market

The Creative Market

The Creative Market, Tenterden, Kent

Saturday, 1 May 2021

Camberley Craft Market

Camberley Craft Market

The Square Shopping Mall, Camberley, Surrey

Saturday, 8 May 2021

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Guild Hall, Guildford, Surrey

Saturday, 8 May 2021

Devizes Craft and Gift Market

Devizes Craft and Gift Market

Ceres Hall The Corn Exchange, Devizes, Wiltshire

Saturday, 8 May 2021

Epsom Craft Market

Epsom Craft Market

Epsom market place, Epsom, Surrey

Sunday, 9 May 2021

CRAFTY CRAFT FAIR

CRAFTY CRAFT FAIR

Wickham Community Centre, Wickham, Hampshire

Saturday, 15 May 2021

Henley Craft and Gift Market

Henley Craft and Gift Market

Henley on Thames Town Hall, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 15 May 2021

Faversham Artisan Crafts Curios and Gift Fairs 2021

Faversham Artisan Crafts Curios and Gift Fairs 2021

The Alexander Centre, Faversham, Kent

Saturday, 15 May 2021

Trowbridge Craft and Gift Market

Trowbridge Craft and Gift Market

Trowbridge Town Hall, Trowbridge, Wiltshire

Saturday, 15 May 2021

Faversham Artisan Crafts Curios and Gift Fairs 2021

Faversham Artisan Crafts Curios and Gift Fairs 2021

The Alexander Centre, Faversham, Kent

Sunday, 16 May 2021

Craft and Gift Market Runcorn

Craft and Gift Market Runcorn

Runcorn Shopping City, Runcorn, Cheshire

Thursday, 20 May 2021 (3 day event)

Romsey Craft and Gift Market

Romsey Craft and Gift Market

Romsey Town Hall, Romsey, Hampshire

Saturday, 22 May 2021

Coastal Crafty Crew Craft Fair

Coastal Crafty Crew Craft Fair

Quex Park Small Barn, Birchington on sea, Kent

Sunday, 23 May 2021

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Corn Exchange, Witney, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 29 May 2021

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Masonic Hall, Lymington, Hampshire

Saturday, 29 May 2021

Marlborough Craft and Gift market

Marlborough Craft and Gift market

Marlborough Town Hall, Marlborough, Wiltshire

Saturday, 29 May 2021

Cottage Cards Artists and Crafters Fair

Cottage Cards Artists and Crafters Fair

Facebook, Oadby, Leicestershire

Saturday, 29 May 2021 (3 day event)

Winchester Craft and Gift Market

Winchester Craft and Gift Market

Winchester Guildhall, Winchester, Hampshire

Sunday, 30 May 2021

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Masonic Hall, Lymington, Hampshire

Saturday, 5 June 2021

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Guild Hall, Guildford, Surrey

Saturday, 5 June 2021

Faversham Artisan Crafts Curios and Gift Fairs 2021

Faversham Artisan Crafts Curios and Gift Fairs 2021

The Alexander Centre, Faversham, Kent

Saturday, 5 June 2021

CRAFTY CRAFT FAIR

CRAFTY CRAFT FAIR

Wickham Community Centre, Wickham, Hampshire

Saturday, 5 June 2021

Coastal Crafty Crew Craft Fair

Coastal Crafty Crew Craft Fair

Quex Park Small Barn, Birchington on sea, Kent

Sunday, 6 June 2021

Lyndhurst Craft and Gift Market

Lyndhurst Craft and Gift Market

Lyndhurst Community Centre, Lyndhurst, Hampshire

Saturday, 12 June 2021

Salisbury Craft and Gift Market

Salisbury Craft and Gift Market

Salisbury Guildhall, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Saturday, 12 June 2021

Camberley Craft Market

Camberley Craft Market

The Square Shopping Mall, Camberley, Surrey

Saturday, 12 June 2021

SHOPFEST and The Handmade Affair at DENBIES WINE ESTATE

SHOPFEST and The Handmade Affair at DENBIES WINE ESTATE

Denbies Wine Estate, Dorking, Surrey

Saturday, 12 June 2021 (2 day event)

Epsom Craft Market

Epsom Craft Market

Epsom market place, Epsom, Surrey

Sunday, 13 June 2021

Craft and Gift Marquee within Food Festival Sudeley Castle

Craft and Gift Marquee within Food Festival Sudeley Castle

Sudeley Castle, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire

Saturday, 19 June 2021 (2 day event)

Romsey Craft and Gift Market

Romsey Craft and Gift Market

Romsey Town Hall, Romsey, Hampshire

Saturday, 19 June 2021

Windsor Shopping Fair at Windsor Racecourse

Windsor Shopping Fair at Windsor Racecourse

Royal Windsor Racecourse, Windsor, Windsor, Berkshire

Saturday, 19 June 2021 (2 day event)

Coastal Crafty Crew Craft Fair

Coastal Crafty Crew Craft Fair

Quex Park Small Barn, Birchington on sea, Kent

Sunday, 20 June 2021

Simply events...Summer craft market

Simply events...Summer craft market

St Peters church, Sudbury, Sudbury, Suffolk

Saturday, 26 June 2021

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Corn Exchange, Witney, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 26 June 2021

Devizes Craft and Gift Market

Devizes Craft and Gift Market

Ceres Hall The Corn Exchange, Devizes, Wiltshire

Saturday, 26 June 2021

Craft and Gift Marquee within Garden Festival Arley Hall

Craft and Gift Marquee within Garden Festival Arley Hall

Arley Hall, Knutsford, Cheshire

Saturday, 26 June 2021 (2 day event)

Craft and Gift Marquee within Food Festival Lowther Castle

Craft and Gift Marquee within Food Festival Lowther Castle

Lowther Castle, Penrith, Cumbria

Saturday, 3 July 2021 (2 day event)

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Guild Hall, Guildford, Surrey

Saturday, 3 July 2021

Hungerford Craft and Gift Market

Hungerford Craft and Gift Market

Hungerford Corn Exchange, Hungerford, Berkshire

Saturday, 3 July 2021

The Cambridge Town and Country Show

The Cambridge Town and Country Show

Parkers Piece, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Saturday, 3 July 2021 (2 day event)

Faversham Artisan Crafts Vintage and Gift Fairs 2021

Faversham Artisan Crafts Vintage and Gift Fairs 2021

The Alexander Centre, Faversham, Kent

Saturday, 3 July 2021

Pywright

Pywright

Chelmsford, Essex

Pyrography is the process of burning a picture or pattern into wood or leather, possibly since man first discovered fire, by means of a ...

Calypso Sephora

Calypso Sephora

Woking, Surrey

Calypso Sephora Ltd is a professionl tailoring workshop creating and promoting bespoke garments, our design or customer s design. We also ...

Sue Pearson

Sue Pearson

Crawley, West Sussex

I have for sometime , worked with a variety of arts and craft media, but I am now focused on producing my own hand-made felt in the creation ...

K and K Sewing

K and K Sewing

Macclesfield, Cheshire

We are a mother and daughter who have a passion for sewing and creating new and unique gifts which everyone can enjoy. We have a wide ...

Vintage Concepts by Zou

Vintage Concepts by Zou

Barnsley, South Yorkshire

I love the magic and unique mood captured in every piece I have made. All these wooden boxes, glass vases and candlesticks are hand decorated ...

nowthatsgoodstore

nowthatsgoodstore

Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire

At nowthatsgood.store we have a unit at an enterprise centre in Newcastle under lyme. We are busy making an array of wooden crafts and ...

One Jewellery

One Jewellery

Sawbridgeworth, Essex

Hi there, my name is Fiona and I am the owner of One Jewellery, my online handmade crystal jewellery shop. I am based in Hertfordshire ...

Artworks by Jan

Artworks by Jan

Ferndown, Dorset

A self taught artist who uses painting to relax and escape my structured life!! I really enjoy creating, using colour and different media, ...

Shaftesbury Scotts

Shaftesbury Scotts

Bournemouth, Dorset

My very first encounter of the millinery trade was in the late 80s. I lived in small market town called Wokingham and regularly attended ...

Miniature creations

Miniature creations

Winchester, Hampshire

We are based in Kings Worthy near Winchester and started making miniatures just over a year ago .All miniature items are unique and designed ...

Spookshow Illustrations

Spookshow Illustrations

Farsley, West Yorkshire

Hi, welcome to Spookshow Illustrations. I am an illustrator based in Farsley, Leeds. My interests and art range from horror to Harry ...

Praenuntia

Praenuntia

Haywards Heath, West Sussex

Praenuntia brings together artists who make handcrafted jewellery. We feature a great variety of styles and a price range that goes from ...

The ARC Shed

The ARC Shed

Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Hello! Anyone can learn to paint. I can teach you how with the techniques used for decorative (Folk Art) painting. I also run craft workshops ...

AndReal

AndReal

Leeds, West Yorkshire

Handmade leather bags, accessories, jewellery, hat, headband and clothes for women. Designed in Britain. AndReal was founded by Andrea ...

Neil Lloyd

Neil Lloyd

Leicester, Leicestershire

Production of hand painted works of art. Including paintings of interiors. magical realism and portraiture. Three D painting including ...

Pebble Art Space

Pebble Art Space

Filey, North Yorkshire

My name is Debbie I am a Self employed Accountant with my husband and a mother of two, I have always had a passion for Art and enjoy painting ...

Luscious Scents

Luscious Scents

Salford, Greater Manchester

LUSCIOUS SCENTS is a family run business comprising of mum dad and daughter we specialise in designer fragrances in WAX MELTS, house sprays ...

Chubby chucks handmade toys

Chubby chucks handmade toys

Dulwich, London

I AM TAKING A BREAK FOR A FEW MONTHS TO COMPLY MY SOFT TOY AMIGURUMI WORK WITH THE RELEVANT GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS (CE MARKINGS) BUT WILL ...

Bisdale Bows

Bisdale Bows

Village, North Yorkshire

Bilsdale Bows is a traditional cottage industry business run from home in the beautiful rural landscape of the Yorkshire Dales. It is owned ...

Brushstrokes

Brushstrokes

Ashford, Kent

Brushstrokes (Lucy) is a Kent based artist who specialises in Pencil drawings. As well as a range of prints and greeting cards for sale, ...

Across the Courtyard

Across the Courtyard

Portsmouth, Hampshire

Handmade jewellery using all precious metals and gemstones. All designed and created in Portsmouth, Hampshire in my workshop at home, across ...

Nicholas Michael Photography and Woodcrafts

Nicholas Michael Photography and Woodcrafts

Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Nicholas Michael Photography and Woodcrafts I have always been interested in photography but started ‘Nicholas Michael Photography and ...

Barry Jones

Barry Jones

South croydon, Surrey

Fifteen years ago on a beautiful Greek Island I found amazing mosaic artworks, I fell in love with this art and decided to ‘have a go’. ...

RainbowFox Studio

RainbowFox Studio

Kent, Kent

Welcome to RainbowFox Studio. Its so lovely to meet you and I hope that you enjoy finding out a little bit of what I do. I hand make ...

Welcome to Gift Box It Ltd

Welcome to Gift Box It Ltd

Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Gift Box It Ltd supply quality assured and affordable gifts to the general public, via craft fairs and retail floor space. Our aim is to ...

Pretty Personalised Prints

Pretty Personalised Prints

Reading, Berkshire

We have built a whole collection of personalised baby name prints for many people and have received bundles of compliments. All of our ...

Benjamin Bramma Metal Sculptures

Benjamin Bramma Metal Sculptures

Spalding, Lincolnshire

Benjamin has been involved in art all of his life due to family connections. He has developed a passion for working with mild steel creating ...

the bag lady

the bag lady

Carshalton, Surrey

I AM TAKING A BREAK FOR A FEW MONTHS. BACK IN 2019 I offer a range of hand crocheted bags in 100% wool, wool blends and acrylics, as well ...

Melts and Moore

Melts and Moore

Worcester, Worcestershire

I run a small wax melt business and I am committed to creating the perfect handmade items and gifts for your homes! Our main focus is our ...

Savanna Dell Rime

Savanna Dell Rime

Crewkerne, Somerset

I create unique and individual models of Animals, Christmas decorations, Brooches, Key Rings etc from photographs i can create your special ...

Thingywotsits

Thingywotsits

Lindfield, West Sussex

Welcome! Let me tell you a little about how the Thingywotsits story began. I learned to crochet and knit around the age of 8, starting ...

Handmade Designs by CAL

Handmade Designs by CAL

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

My name is Cheryl Liston and Im an artist living and working in Cambridgeshire. I love painting seascapes, landscapes and wildlife images. ...

Bruce art and crafts

Bruce art and crafts

Easingwold, North Yorkshire

I make needle felted characters, mostly animals both imaginary and realistic, using merino or Corriedale wool, glass eyes, wire armature, ...

Youve Been Framed By Carol M

Youve Been Framed By Carol M

Torquay, Devon

Beautiful handcrafted led light up framed pictures, high quality frames and vibrant colourful embellishments used to create a very special ...

Ann Pennington

Ann Pennington

Stourbridge, West Midlands

I spin, weave on a Louet table loom with 8 shafts. Dye and felt hand made , uniquely designed items such as bags, gloves, homeware. I ...

Nanny Bons handmade teddy bears and gifts

Nanny Bons handmade teddy bears and gifts

Harlow, Essex

I have made soft toys from an early age as a hobby and then went on to making toys for my two grandchildren. A great deal of people have ...

My Velvet Collection is Here

My Velvet Collection is Here

Ware, Hertfordshire

My Velvet Collections are a contemporary interpretation of some of the colours and textures of the fabrics and jewellery in Renaissance ...

Time to Spring Clean and Declutter

Time to Spring Clean and Declutter

Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

Now we have officially entered Spring - it is time to declutter your candles and wax melts! Here are some top tips to get your started: ...

Upcoming socially distanced workshops

Upcoming socially distanced workshops

Boston, Lincolnshire

After much thought and consideration Im hoping to be able to offer workshops during the summer. They will be held outdoors and have a maximum ...

Get to know us

Get to know us

Camberley, Surrey

Hi everyone, My name is Josh, I am the owner of Anscombes handmade soaps, A bit about me The recent and at this time still on going ...

Crafting and wellbeing...

Crafting and wellbeing...

Kent, Kent

I havent actively put time aside for craft in a long time, and so something that has come out of the lockdowns (all 500 of them!) is the ...

Beautiful Things

Beautiful Things

Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Hi my name is Rebecca Finch and live in Newcastle and i am new to Ukcraftfairs. I hope you like my work which i enjoy as soon i will hopefully ...

New designs

New designs

Lowestoft, Suffolk

Hi Guys and girls crafters and shoppers, I was looking for some inspiration or some feedback regarding the designs Ive added in my shop. ...

All about Amethyst Gem of Fire

All about Amethyst Gem of Fire

East Grinstead, West Sussex

Whilst waiting for physical craft fairs to resume, Ive written this short blog to give some interesting information. Purple Amethyst, ...

Win a Free Beer Cap Opener for a Christmas gift

Win a Free Beer Cap Opener for a Christmas gift

Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire

checkout the nowthatsgood.store and lookout to see what the wood is made of in the Beer Bottle cap opener send your replies to the n ...

Behind the idea

Behind the idea

Farningham, Kent

Here is our little business. It all started a year ago. We were thinking “we’d come up with a little business” but not a business built ...

Moving on..Web Page news

Moving on..Web Page news

Brightlingsea, Essex

At the end of September I started an online training course for creative businesses with the Design Trust. It has been a rollercoaster ...

Anyone else feel like their spinning plates

Anyone else feel like their spinning plates

Derby, Derbyshire

So, this is my very first blog having just joined this site and already I am impressed by the amount of crafters who really seem to have ...

New to UK Craft Fairs

New to UK Craft Fairs

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

I’m a UK Craft Fair novice! Enjoyed setting up my profile and added a few listings to my shop. Thrilled to be a elling my handmade cards ...

Is it Christmas yet

Is it Christmas yet

Redditch, Worcestershire

The end of another week. I have completed some gorgeous advent calendars for a customer and played around with mixed media in the form ...

Where Japanese and Ukrainian culture merge

Where Japanese and Ukrainian culture merge

Worthing, West Sussex

How did it all begin? Everything was started by my daughter :) To be more precise, it all started from the Ukrainian traditional costume ...

Revisiting Pictures in Lockdown.

Revisiting Pictures in Lockdown.

Crawley, West Sussex

Ive learned a new skill in lockdown - needlefelting. Up until now Ive just been a wet-felter. Ive shied away from needle-felting, as I ...

Im Back

Im Back

Redditch, Worcestershire

Well its been a while and things have been extremely busy. I have moved house and I am now sitting in my wonderful craft room looking out ...

Personalise your candle for a gift

Personalise your candle for a gift

Bromley, Kent

At Ciao Candles we can personalise your candle with a wooden initial free of charge. All eco friendly from start to finish

Latest catalogue available

Latest catalogue available

Braintree, Essex

LewisPendants is expanding by offering bespoke pendants. The other day someone asked me the question, Can you make a pendant that could ...

Perfect Artisan Soy Wax Candles

Perfect Artisan Soy Wax Candles

Little Braxted, Essex

Finding gifts for friends is made simple at The Soy Wax Candle Company. We will also post directly to anywhere in UK with a short personalised ...

Were Back

Were Back

Reading, Berkshire

OH HEY THERE, WELCOME TO A NEW AND EMERGING LITTLE BUSINESS CREATED BY 2 ENVIRONMENTAL TROOPERS. Maybe you are familiar, or maybe you ...

Online craft fairs - the new normal

Online craft fairs - the new normal

Colsterworth, Lincolnshire

With the Government imposed lockdowns and new social distancing measures shaking up entire industries, many business have started selling ...

Whats new.....

Whats new.....

Macclesfield, Cheshire

We have some new bags added to the shop and in the making. Miss messenger bags. Across the body, flip over and also can be hand held. ...

Designing your arts and crafts stall

Designing your arts and crafts stall

Ferndown, Dorset

You have booked a space at a local arts and crafts fair and your attention turns to designing your stall. Don’t underestimate the important ...


Damien Hirst

(Born 1965 in Bristol), Painting, Sculpture

Controversial British artist and sculptor.

James Brian Jacques

(Born 1939 in Liverpool in Merseyside), Fiction

A write of childrens novels in the Redwall series among others. Many of the characters in his books where based on the people that Jacques had met.

Patrick Lichfield

(Born 1939 in Staffordshire), Photography

Patrick Anson was the 5th Earl of Lichfield. He became one of the most famous photographers of the 20th century.

Ken Smith

(Born 1938 in Rudston in East Riding of Yorkshire), Poetry

Ken Smith was a British poet and co-editor of Stand magazine from 1963-1972. One of his works, The Pity won the Gregory Award in 1964.

David Bailey

(Born 1938 in Leytonstone in London), Photography

Famous 20th century fashion and celebrity photographer

David Hockney

(Born 1937 in Bradford in West Yorkshire), Painting, Photography

Voted the most influential British artist of the 20th century.

Dennis Potter

(Born 1935 in Berry Hill in Gloucestershire), Fiction

Potter was a writer of fiction such as Pennies from Heaven, The Singing Detective and Blue Remembered Hills. He mixed reality and fiction with popular culture.

Ted Walker

(Born 1934 in Lancing in West Sussex), Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

He was a journalist, writer of short stories, poet and broadcaster. His poem the Fox on a Barn Door is about his view of the countryside of Sussex.

Bryan Stanley Johnson

(Born 1933 in London in London), Fiction

The writer of Christie Malrys Own Double-Entry in 1973, a dystopian meta-fiction about a disalutions man rans his life using the Double-Entry book keeping system.

Bridget Riley

(Born 1931 in Norwood in London), Art

Bridget Riley is a British artist who was born in Norwood, London. After attending Cheltenham Ladies' College, she studied at Goldsmiths College and the Royal College of Art. She is known for her Optical Art, an abstract style which utilises optical effects to engage and stimulate the viewers senses. One of Britain's best known artists, her work appears in major collections around the world.

Robert Radford Welch

(Born 1929 in Hereford in West Midlands), Silversmith

Welch trained as a silversmith in Birmingham but was influenced by the modernism of Scandinavian designs and created clean and functional designs.

Jean Simmons

(Born 1929 in Lower Holloway in London), Music, Theatre

She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1948 for her role in Hamlet, the Laurence Olivier version. During the 50s she moved to America and work in Hollywood. She performed in the Londons West End during the 70s.

Jane Grigson

(Born 1928 in Gloucester in Gloucestershire), Nonfiction

Jane Grigson was an English cookery writer. She wrote her first book Charcuterie and French Pork Cookery in 1967 and went on to write many more cookery books.

Derek Davis

(Born 1926 in Wandsworth in London), Pottery and ceramics, Painting

Derek Davis developed his ceramics, coming up with several innovative techniques. In 1994 he had an eye operation which afterwards left him unable to work with the pottery kiln, which was when he then started to focus on his painting.

Joan Aiken

(Born 1924 in Rye in East Sussex), Fiction, Nonfiction

She became a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 1999, for her services to literature. Her well know early works include The Whispering Mountain and Black Hearts in Battersea. Over the year she has written, plays and poems, period and modern novels, supernatural and magic works, non-fiction and worked with illustrators on picture books.. In all she wrote more than a hundred piece, and readers of her works gained many new friends.

Elizabeth Bartlett

(Born 1924 in Deal in Kent), Poetry

Elizabeth Bartlett was a British poet. She worked for the health service and for the Home Care Service and it was in this environment that she was provided with material for some of her most emotive poems.

Anthony Alfred Caro

(Born 1924 in New Malden in London), Sculpture

Caro was a modernist sculptor who found success in the 1950s. He is also accredited with being the first person to remove the plinth, allowing viewers to be more connected with his work.

Dick King Smith

(Born 1922 in Bitton in Gloucestershire), Fiction

He is perhaps best known for writing The Sheep-Pig. Not heard of it? Well in America it was known as Babe, the Gallant Pig and adapted for film in 1995 as just Babe.

Susan Williams Ellis

(Born 1918 in Guildford in Surrey), Pottery and ceramics

She was the cofounder of Portmeirion Pottery. A designer and business woman. She was the daughter of celebrated architect Clough Williams-Ellis, famous for the development of Portmeirion in the Italian style.

Daphne Hardy Henrion

(Born 1917 in Amersham in Buckinghamshire), Sculpture

Known as having a distinguished career as a sculptress.

Antonia Forest

(Born 1915 in Hampstead in London), Fiction

Forest was a writer of books aimed at a young audience, you may as a child have read her most famous works about the Marlows.

Hammond Innes

(Born 1913 in Horsham in West Sussex), Fiction, Nonfiction

Innes was a prolific novelist with around thirty titles to his name. He also wrote childrens books and non fiction on travel.

Conroy Maddox

(Born 1912 in Ledbury in Herefordshire), Collage, Fiction, Painting

A collagist, painter and writer. From 1935 on wards he was a part of the Surrealist movement.

Mary Wesley

(Born 1912 in Englefield Green in Surrey), Fiction, Nonfiction

She was without doubt a very popular writer of fiction, Wesley had her last novel Part of the Furniture published in 1997 at age at age 85. It was about a girls life story moving to the West Country and finding her independence and not being just part of the furniture.

Wilbert Awdry

(Born 1911 in Ampfield in Hampshire), Fiction

Writer of the well loved and very popular Thomas the tank engine along with many other stories in the railway series of books. He is perhaps better known as the Reverend W. Awdry.