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Kent County Show

Kent County Show

Kent Showground, Kent Showground, Detling, Kent

Friday, 10 July 2020 (3 day event)

Wensleydale Craft Fair

Wensleydale Craft Fair

The Market House, Hawes, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 11 July 2020 (2 day event)

Blakeney Creative Market

Blakeney Creative Market

Blakeney Village Hall, North Norfolk coast, Blakeney, Norfolk

Saturday, 11 July 2020

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Corn Exchange, Witney, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 11 July 2020

Hungerford Craft and Gift Market

Hungerford Craft and Gift Market

Hungerford Corn Exchange, Hungerford, Berkshire

Saturday, 11 July 2020

Christchurch Craftroom Clearout Sale

Christchurch Craftroom Clearout Sale

Druitt Hall, Christchurch, Dorset

Sunday, 12 July 2020

Artisan Craft and Gift Fair

Artisan Craft and Gift Fair

Dobbies Garden Centre, Barlborough Links, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Friday, 17 July 2020 (3 day event)

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Masonic Hall, Lymington, Hampshire

Saturday, 18 July 2020

Simply events...Summer craft market

Simply events...Summer craft market

St Peters Church, Sudbury, Suffolk

Saturday, 18 July 2020

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Masonic Hall, Lymington, Hampshire

Saturday, 18 July 2020 (6 day event)

Salisbury Craft and Gift Market

Salisbury Craft and Gift Market

Salisbury Guildhall, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Saturday, 18 July 2020

Wensleydale Craft Fair

Wensleydale Craft Fair

The Market House, Hawes, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 18 July 2020 (2 day event)

Innox Artisan Market

Innox Artisan Market

Innox Market, Trowbridge, Wiltshire

Sunday, 19 July 2020

The Game Fair

The Game Fair

Ragley Hall, Alcester, Warwickshire

Friday, 24 July 2020 (3 day event)

Haworth Craft Fairs. July event Cancelled

Haworth Craft Fairs. July event Cancelled

The Old School Rooms, Haworth, Keighley, West Yorkshire

Saturday, 25 July 2020 (2 day event)

Marlborough Craft and Gift market

Marlborough Craft and Gift market

Marlborough Town Hall, Marlborough, Wiltshire

Saturday, 25 July 2020

Lytham Ice Cream Festival

Lytham Ice Cream Festival

Ainsdale Flower Show, Ainsdale, Southport, Merseyside

Saturday, 25 July 2020 (2 day event)

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Masonic Hall, Lymington, Hampshire

Saturday, 25 July 2020

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Guild Hall, Guildford, Surrey

Saturday, 25 July 2020

Folkestone Festivals ArtMart

Folkestone Festivals ArtMart

Bouverie Place Shopping Centre, Folkestone, Kent

Friday, 31 July 2020

Wensleydale Craft Fair

Wensleydale Craft Fair

The Market House, Hawes, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 1 August 2020 (2 day event)

Henley Craft and Gift Market

Henley Craft and Gift Market

Henley on Thames Town Hall, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 1 August 2020

Romsey Craft and Gift Market

Romsey Craft and Gift Market

Romsey Town Hall, Romsey, Hampshire

Saturday, 1 August 2020

Artisan Craft and Gift Fair

Artisan Craft and Gift Fair

Dobbies Garden World, Carlisle, Cumbria

Saturday, 1 August 2020 (2 day event)

Coastal Crafty Crew Craft Fair

Coastal Crafty Crew Craft Fair

Quex Park Small Barn, Birchingtonon-on-sea, Kent

Sunday, 2 August 2020

Shere August Art and Craft Fair

Shere August Art and Craft Fair

Shere Village Hall, Shere, Guildford, Surrey

Sunday, 2 August 2020

Holt Creative Market

Holt Creative Market

The Venue, Holt, Norfolk

Sunday, 2 August 2020

Yorkshire Craft Fair

Yorkshire Craft Fair

St Sampsons Centre, York, York, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 8 August 2020 (2 day event)

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Masonic Hall, Lymington, Hampshire

Saturday, 8 August 2020

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Craft and Gift Market

Lymington Masonic Hall, Lymington, Hampshire

Saturday, 8 August 2020 (6 day event)

Knebworth Country Fair

Knebworth Country Fair

Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire

Saturday, 8 August 2020 (2 day event)

Salisbury Craft and Gift Market

Salisbury Craft and Gift Market

Salisbury Guildhall, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Saturday, 8 August 2020

CRAFT and DESIGN SHOW

CRAFT and DESIGN SHOW

Brinsbury College, Pulborough, West Sussex

Friday, 14 August 2020 (3 day event)

Wensleydale Craft Fair

Wensleydale Craft Fair

The Market House, Hawes, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 15 August 2020 (2 day event)

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Corn Exchange, Witney, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 15 August 2020

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Guild Hall, Guildford, Surrey

Saturday, 15 August 2020

Innox Artisan Market

Innox Artisan Market

Innox Market, Trowbridge, Wiltshire

Sunday, 16 August 2020

Coastal Crafty Crew Craft Fair

Coastal Crafty Crew Craft Fair

Quex Park Small Barn, Birchingtonon-on-sea, Kent

Sunday, 16 August 2020

Devizes Craft and Gift Market

Devizes Craft and Gift Market

Ceres Hall The Corn Exchange, Devizes, Wiltshire

Saturday, 22 August 2020

Hungerford Craft and Gift Market

Hungerford Craft and Gift Market

Hungerford Corn Exchange, Hungerford, Berkshire

Saturday, 22 August 2020

Norwich Creative Market - The Big Crafty One

Norwich Creative Market - The Big Crafty One

The Halls, Norwich, Norfolk

Saturday, 22 August 2020 (2 day event)

Dippy Craft and Gift Fair

Dippy Craft and Gift Fair

Bakewell Agricultural Centre, Bakewell, Derbyshire

Sunday, 23 August 2020

Rye Summer Fair

Rye Summer Fair

Rye Community Centre, Rye, Kent

Sunday, 23 August 2020

The British Caravanners Club Feast of Lanterns

The British Caravanners Club Feast of Lanterns

Turnpike Showground Motcombe Shaftsbury Dorset, motcombe, shaftsbury, Dorset

Thursday, 27 August 2020 (5 day event)

Folkestone Festivals ArtMart

Folkestone Festivals ArtMart

Bouverie Place Shopping Centre, Folkestone, Kent

Friday, 28 August 2020

Wellington Country Fair and Horse Trails

Wellington Country Fair and Horse Trails

Highfield Farm, Reading, Hampshire

Saturday, 29 August 2020 (3 day event)

Wensleydale Craft Fair

Wensleydale Craft Fair

The Market House, Hawes, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 29 August 2020 (3 day event)

Haworth Craft Fairs

Haworth Craft Fairs

The Old School Rooms, Haworth, Keighley, West Yorkshire

Saturday, 29 August 2020 (3 day event)

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 ...

UKCraftFairs

UKCraftFairs

Croydon, Surrey

The site is designed for the UK arts and crafts community. Members can create pages promoting themselves and their work and communicate ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

A Dried Spell in Floral Art

A Dried Spell in Floral Art

New Mills, Derbyshire

Established in 2015, A Dried Spell is a cottage industry based in the High Peak in Derbyshire where dried and preserved plants and flowers ...

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 ...

Abbielouise

Abbielouise

Newbury, Berkshire

I have found my handmade clothes to be popular from selling them online. I create my own designs and ideas for the clothes I make and use ...

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 ...

Mega Lily Design

Mega Lily Design

Hove, East Sussex

Starting out in March 2016, MegaLilyDesign is a solo designer and maker of greeting cards, little framed papercut butterflies and resin ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

Class On Glass Designs By Maurice Coombe

Class On Glass Designs By Maurice Coombe

Wellington, Somerset

Maurice Coombe 35A, Churchfields Wellington Somerset TA21 8SE titcher at talktalk My name is Maurice, I am 60 yrs old. I took up glass ...

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 ...

Everything Family

Everything Family

Tamworth, Staffordshire

Butcher, Baker or Candlestick Maker...What did your ancestors do for a living? Where were they born? How old were they when they married? ...

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 ...

Ella Rae Jewellery

Ella Rae Jewellery

Faringdon, Oxfordshire

Bracelets, necklaces and earrings all hand made with beautiful beads including Swarovski crystals and pearls. Teething jewellery - both ...

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 ...

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’. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Attending arts and craft fairs

Attending arts and craft fairs

Ferndown, Dorset

So, after much thought and deliberation, you have decided to attend your first art and craft fair. Let’s be honest, it is a big step. Well ...

Keeping an art journal

Keeping an art journal

Ferndown, Dorset

Hands up. Who keeps a journal? A journal of any kind? Me!! I could be considered as a ‘sad’ person as I keep a running journal (yes, I ...

Feeling Foxy...

Feeling Foxy...

Macclesfield, Cheshire

We have just made some lovely cute hooded towel wraps with animal faces on the hood. Perfect for your little ones who have had a bath and ...

Sew much Quilting

Sew much Quilting

Macclesfield, Cheshire

We have been doing so many quilts lately it has been lots of fun watching them come together and have turned out really well. There are ...

Hoop frame bags are coming...

Hoop frame bags are coming...

Macclesfield, Cheshire

These gorgeous hoop bags are a lovely stylish way to customise your outfit. These two coloured faux leather bags come in a brass frame ...

Positive Thoughts From Lockdown

Positive Thoughts From Lockdown

East Grinstead, West Sussex

Hi all, this is my first Blog on here. My name is Rona from RonasBeadsAboard. I have been making gemstone beaded jewellery for many years ...

Its here. ..

Its here. ..

Macclesfield, Cheshire

The girl in the go backpack very stylish and logs of room to fill with your much needed bag items. We are very pleased with the way it ...

We are back pack crazy....

We are back pack crazy....

Macclesfield, Cheshire

We have been making lots of different backpack styles lately. But we are very excited about this one .. Girl on the go backpack. Heres ...

Dont worry.. bee happy..

Dont worry.. bee happy..

Macclesfield, Cheshire

Our new backpacks are available on shop and to order. check out Our shop to view our new backpacks. We are very happy with the outcome ...

Its Sew busy here...

Its Sew busy here...

Macclesfield, Cheshire

We have lots of new items and bags coming within the next few months we will keep you updated as we go. We have some lovely stylish backpacks ...

NEW .. Engraved Glassware gifts ....

NEW .. Engraved Glassware gifts ....

Macclesfield, Cheshire

We have a wide range lf personalised glassware gifts from Gin glasses, champagne/Pocesso glasses, pint, whiskey glasses. We also do personalized ...

Wrap up warm with our Quilts coming soon...

Wrap up warm with our Quilts coming soon...

Macclesfield, Cheshire

We are so happy with our new range animal quilts we have coming we have Easter animals and Woodland animals they all have colour matching ...

Art and Craft Inspiration During Lockdown.

Art and Craft Inspiration During Lockdown.

Crawley, West Sussex

Having decided to sort out my cupboards and drawers, I thought I would use some of the materials that had not seen the light of day for ...

New material..... Whoop whoop

New material..... Whoop whoop

Macclesfield, Cheshire

Woooo hoooo its arrived. My order for materials have arrived . I have no idea where we are going to store it all but cant wait to use ...

New products..

New products..

Macclesfield, Cheshire

Sorry for the lack of blog posts this week we have been extra busy making lots of new products ready for us to sell . Products include ...

Meet the special bear who you can celebrate with..

Meet the special bear who you can celebrate with..

Macclesfield, Cheshire

Special occasion bear is here.. he makes a perfect gift for anyone who has something to celebrate from birthdays, graduations, anniversaries ...

Preparation

Preparation

Glossop, Derbyshire

Hello all I hope everyone is keeping well I am trying to distract myself at the moment from the lack of opportunities to show my work by ...

Glass

Glass

Glossop, Derbyshire

I chose glass as my medium after seeing an engraver on holiday many years ago. He described it as working with light as the scratches trap ...

Shows

Shows

Glossop, Derbyshire

I suppose that we are all in the same boat waiting for news , if anyone heard of events being confirmed please let me know like you Im ...

another week in lock down

another week in lock down

Kenilworth, Warwickshire

hi my lovelies I did say I would try and blog once a week, and here we are. It has been an eventful week for me as hubby was taken into ...

Welcome the special occasions bear...

Welcome the special occasions bear...

Macclesfield, Cheshire

We would like you to meet the bear who loves to celebrate special occasions, we are currently working on him and cant wait for him to join ...

Patchwork Fun

Patchwork Fun

Macclesfield, Cheshire

I love Patchworking and after this i am sure you will too ... Patchwork is a great way to use up your scrap pieces of fabric nothing has ...

Rag Dolls

Rag Dolls

Macclesfield, Cheshire

Meet Looby Loo this is about our journey in to the rag doll world. We had a lot of fun making this doll she was our first and not the ...


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.