Morning events, Days out, Fairs

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St Andrew Square Ice Rink

Edinburgh city centre now boasts, not one, but two ice rinks for the festive season. The new circular rink at St Andrew Square allows you glide all the way round the Melville Monument.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Nov

£9 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Sat 22 Nov

£9 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Sun 23 Nov

£9 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

…and 42 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair

Craft, vintage, retro and handmade goods for sale at over 100 stalls.

Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Chester

Sat 25 Oct

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

Sat 29 Nov

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

The Beatroot and Lace Bazaar

A vintage fair with highly creative flair, with artists and musicians, vintage sellers, artisan makers and more.

The Art School, Glasgow

Sat 8 Nov

£tc / 07787 404268

Sat 13 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 07787 404268

Record Factory, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 07787 404268

Sat 22 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 07787 404268

Sat 20 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 07787 404268

Platform 2 Market

Fifty stalls set up in Waverley by Local Motive Markets, offering ethical and local products from fresh produce to crafts.

Waverley Station, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0131 558 9644

Scottish Homebuilding & Renovating and Home Improvement Show

Whether you are renovating, converting or building from scratch, a visit to Scotland's only self-build show is a must.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

£8 (two day ticket £12) / 0844 581 1377

Sun 26 Oct

£8 (two day ticket £12) / 0844 581 1377

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Blackheath Christmas Fair

A collection of 46 specially selected local designers, artisans and independent traders offer a wide range of hand crafted presents.

Blackheath Halls, London SE3

Sun 23 Nov

£2 (Members free; Children free) / 020 8463 0100

Out of the Blue Flea Market

Bargain buys including furniture, clothes, music, bric-a-brac and more.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 0131 555 7100

Quartermile Market

Monthly market selling products by local designers, makers and artists as well as street food. There's even something to keep the dog happy with a stall specialising in cupcakes for dogs.

Lister Square, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 0845 000 2525

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 0845 000 2525

Ayrshire Arts and Crafts Fair

A wide range of crafts made by local people are on sale at affordable prices.

Troon Concert Hall

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01292 611222

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 01292 611222

Ayrshire Food Fayre

A market featuring local producers, hot food and kids activities to keep the wee ones happy.

The Cook School Scotland, Kilmarnock

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01563 550008

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 01563 550008

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Christmas Fair

Santa, stalls and seasonal treats – including decoration making and mulled wine.

Bowhill House & Country Park, Selkirk

Sat 13 Dec

Free / 01750 22204

  • 12:00 – 16:30 Christmas Fair Bowhill House & Country Park, Selkirk

Scotfairs Antique & Collectors Fair

A large selection of collectables old and new, from rare treasures for the connoisseur to interesting and affordable pieces for anyone and everyone.

Albert Halls, Stirling

Sat 8 Nov

£1.50 (Children free) / 01786 473544

Sat 6 Dec

£1.50 (Children free when accompanied by an adult) / 01786 473544

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£1.50 (Children free) / 01786 473544

…and 9 more dates until 3 Oct 2015

The Citadel, Ayr

Sat 29 Nov

£1.50 (Children free when accompanied) / 01292 269793

The Scottish Wedding Show

Tips and advice for the blushing bride, including catwalk shows featuring the latest bridal gowns.

SECC, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

£10 / 0141 587 6088

Sun 26 Oct

£10 / 0141 587 6088

A Spoonful of Vintage

Stalls selling vintage ceramics, collectables, homewares and furniture from the 50s, 60s and 70s, vintage fashion and accessories, plus vintage hair and make-up styling and high teas to munch on.

Spoon, Edinburgh

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 07711 839958

Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospice Christmas Fair

Help raise funds for the Wheatfields Hospice at this market full of Christmas cheer.

St Chad's Church, Leeds

Sat 15 Nov

Donation on entry / 01132 033302

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The Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair

The fair returns to Scotland, bringing with it over 200 exhibitors showcasing the finest in crafts, garden and home accessories, jewellery, clothing and homemade food and drink. Demonstrations and tasting sessions also take place each day.

Business Design Centre, London N1

Wed 12 Nov

prices vary / 020 7288 6272

Thu 13 Nov

prices vary / 020 7288 6272

Fri 14 Nov

prices vary / 020 7288 6272

…and 2 more dates until 16 Nov

Harrogate International Centre

Thu 27 Nov

prices vary / 01423 537230

Fri 28 Nov

prices vary / 01423 537230

Sat 29 Nov

prices vary / 01423 537230

Sun 30 Nov

prices vary / 01423 537230

SECC, Glasgow

Thu 20 Nov

£10 / 0141 248 3000

Fri 21 Nov

£10 / 0141 248 3000

Sat 22 Nov

£10 / 0141 248 3000

Sun 23 Nov

£10 / 0141 248 3000

Model Tractor, Plant & Construction Machinery Show

A huge array of model tractors and vintage engines to peruse and enjoy.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Sun 15 Feb 2015

£6.50–£7 / 01926 614101

The Portugal Property Show

An event for those dreaming of sun, sand and sound property advice. Experts are on hand to discuss everything about buying a property in Portugal, from tracking down a bargain to tips on the buying process and legal requirements.

Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC)

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0800 133 7644

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0800 133 7644

Newmarket Racecourses

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0800 133 7644

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0800 133 7644

The Vintage Wedding Show

A wedding show for brides and grooms who are looking to add a quirky edge to their big day. Showcasing both original vintage and vintage-inspired pieces, the fair also features live swing bands and a (G&)Tea party to help get your party-planning juices flowing.

Trades Hall of Glasgow

Sun 2 Nov

£5 / 0141 552 2418

Afternoon Twee Local Artisan Market

Monthly market from Afternoon Twee, featuring Scottish handmade, upcycled, repurposed and locally sourced goods, from craft and jewellery to food and homewares.

Maryhill Burgh Halls, Glasgow

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0845 860 1891

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Artisan and Collectors Fair

Art, knitwear, furniture, clothing, food and drink and more at this fair from Carnaby Markets.

Bonar Hall, Dundee

Sun 9 Nov

£0.50 / 01382 434940

Sun 7 Dec

£0.50 / 01382 434940

The Blackpool Antiques and Collectors Fair

A variety of antiques and collectible memorabilia.

Hilton Blackpool Hotel

Sun 2 Nov

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

Bloomsbury Postcard & Collectors Fair

Purchase a variety of postcards, autographs, sporting memorabilia, prints, programmes, photographs, stamps, magazines, books and posters.

Clerkenwell Centre, London EC1V

Sun 26 Oct

Cancelled / 020 7250 1212

Sun 23 Nov

Cancelled / 020 7250 1212

The Buccleuch Christmas Fayre

A Christmas market so you can get all your shopping done before December even arrives.

Buccleuch Centre, Langholm

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 01387 381196

Chester Christmas Market

Seventy wooden chalets offering crafts, clothing, jewellery, giftware and local food and drink, plus a special Champagne Lanson White Label bar.

Town Hall Square, Chester

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 01244 405600

Fri 21 Nov

Free / 01244 405600

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 01244 405600

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