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About Bibury Antiques Fair & Andy Briggs trading as Echo Antiques

Organiser of Bibury Antiques Fair. www.biburyantiquesfair.com Furniture restorer, cabinetmaker, and hobby beekeeper. Can be seen at Bibury Antiques Fair, 1st Sunday monthly April to November 2019. Call 07977 936 882 or email biburyantiquesfair@gmail.com for details also on Twitter @AndyAntiques and @BiburyAntiques When not doing fairs I am usually restoring furniture for clients, enquiries can be made by emailing echoantiquesrestoration@gmail.com or calling my mobile, 07977 936 882. Some of my furniture which is for sale can be found on http://andybriggs.business.site/ Thanks, Andy

It’s Bibury this Sunday!

Hello folks!  This Sunday, April 7th, we return to Bibury Village Hall. We open at 10am, and close at 4pm. This is our first fair of the year here, and I am really looking forward to it. I’ve been in … Continue reading

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About Time!

Hello all! Some people have told me that “Its about time” Bibury Antiques Fair started, and we are back on April 7th, not long now! Here’s a watch which may be there, a slightly different Swiss 17 Jewel watch, looks … Continue reading

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Dusters at the ready!

Hello! We’re all getting ready for our first fair of the year in Bibury Village Hall, we will be there on the 7th April 2019! Opening at 10am, and closing at 4pm. I’m not telling what’s going to be on … Continue reading

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What a difference a year makes!

Hello all! What a difference a year makes indeed. This photo was taken around a year ago, just as some areas of the locality were cold and windy with a little snow, just a few hundred yards further on the … Continue reading

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Elm Corner Cabinet

On display soon will be this Elm and Oak Corner Cabinet. The item undergoing a little restoration, basically tidying up, and replacing the modern plywood bottom, with old timber from an Elm Coffer, of about the same period. Here are … Continue reading

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Time for Tea?

Last night was a business club meeting at Eynsham Hall. A place I have been to for wakes and weddings, and antiques fairs over the years. However a group of us went to have a look around and taste the … Continue reading

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Feeling Cornered? Shelve it in a Cabinet!

Wow! What a find, I love it, but what does everyone else think? I think here I have saved a potentially fabulous, mostly Elm corner cabinet from, the  1760’s (ish), from the fire! Why? Well, simply because I like it! … Continue reading

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