Toy Collectors Fair
Collectors and dealers alike all agree that if you are serious about buying or selling quality toys and models, then there is one show to visit above all others – Sandown Park.
The Fair is open from 10.30am – 3pm
Senior Citizens £6
Children £2 (under 5s free)
Early Entry from 8am £12
The quality and variety of collectables on offer is breath-taking, with more than 500 tables of toys and models for sale. Visitors and exhibitors travel from all over the UK and Europe to visit each event.
Collectors of diecast model cars, buses and aeroplanes are spoilt for choice. Autosport Models,Patrick Trench, The Matchbox Forum, Pitstop, Peregrine Models, Dalesman Diecast, J.M. Toys and St. Martins Accessories are just some of the dealers specialising in diecast models. Diecast models by Dinky, Corgi, Spot-On, Solido, Minichamps, Tekno, EFE, Maisto, Norev and Sunstar are just a few of the brands for sale at the show.
Sci-fi, film and TV related toys and models always feature strongly at Sandown. Several specialist dealers attend the fair with him a range of rare James Bond, Star Wars, Doctor Who and other cult collectables, as do Movie Zone, TV and Film Memorabilia, Andy Foley of TV Toy Zone and Time Trek.
There are dozens of stalls selling toy trains, with all the well known names attending, such as Chris Graebe, Train Time, Ron Ellis and John Neale. There is even a working 0 gauge train layout running throughout the day courtesy of ACE Trains. Hornby, Bassett-Lowke, Marklin, Lima, Bachmann, Heljan, Tri-ang, Trix and Fleischmann are just a few of the makes of trains sold.