more Including Rotary stall sales and money in donation buckets, money totalling £6,143 was raised at the seven Seaford Rotary Boot, Craft and Produce Fairs in 2023, second only to the money raised in 2018.
more The forecast was for a hot dry sunny day, and so large numbers of stallholders arrived at Martello Fields in the hope that there would also be large numbers of inquisitive bargain hunters.
more The sky of the morning of Sunday 6th August was a cloudless blue when 66 stallholders arrived to open up their vehicles to prepare to display their wares for sale.
more Compared with last year, a record event with 117 stalls, and the 2021 July Fair which was cancelled due to the forecast of inclement weather, this Fair with 64 stalls could be considered to be average.
more AT THE start of the June Boot, Craft and Produce Fair, the Rotary stall was adorned with plants grown by Past President Geoff Lowles with all proceeds from their sale going to Seaford Rotary Charitable Trust Funds.
more A cool, but dry morning with a leaden sky greeted the early risers who took the opportunity to display their wares for sale at the second Rotary Boot, Craft and Produce Fair on 7th May.
more The morning dawned cloudy but dry although cold with a northerly chill wind. This however did not deter the early stallholders setting up on Martello Fields to sell their wares to attract those hoping to find a bargain.
more How disappointing that we weren’t able to finish the year on a high note. Our Fair scheduled for Sunday 2nd October had to be cancelled due to the forecast of heavy/persistent rain. The forecast was, for once, correct.
more AS I DROVE along the Esplanade towards the Martello Tower to photographically record the July Boot, Craft and Produce Fair, I was greeted by the sight of a member of the public with his arms full of what appeared to be a coal scuttle and several boxes.
more It is not often that you see a 1970 Rolls Royce Merlin anywhere, let alone one behind the stall at the Car Boot Fair, but that was the case at the September Rotary Boot, Craft and Produce Fair at Martello Fields. (1 page below this)
more A warm sunny August morning attracted a large number of stallholders and the public to the Rotary, Craft and Produce Fair in West Martello Field on the first Sunday in August.
more The second Rotary Boot, Craft and Produce Fair of the year saw 85 vendors setting up their stalls on the West Martello Fields.
more The sky dawned blue, and in the crisp fresh Sunday morning only faint disappearing vapour trails could be seen in the sky over Seaford Head as the early the stall holders arrived to set up their wares for the first Boot, Craft and Produce Fair of 2022.
more SEAFORD ROTARY would like to express its immense gratitude to those members of the Seaford community who attended the Rotary Boot, Craft and Produce Fairs in 2021, stallholders and the public, all contributed to making the fairs this year a great success.
more The sky on the morning of 19th September was grey and laden with rain bearing clouds
more IT IS A well-known fact that the number of stallholders at a Boot Fair is inversely proportional to the number and darkness of clouds in the sky.
more THE SKY was not laden with moisture-bearing clouds, and so on the first of the month it was possible to hold the first of two Boot, Craft and Produce Fairs in August unlike the July fair which was cancelled due to the forecast of inclement weather.
more A chill spring morning with blue skies greeted the early risers who made their way to the first Seaford Rotary Boot, Craft and Produce Fair of 2021.
more A BRIGHT yet chill morning greeted the hopeful vendors arriving at the West Martello Field for the second Rotary Boot, Craft and Produce Fair of 2021.
more The morning of Sunday 6th June dawned cloudy but dry. Before long, the Martello Field was invaded by stallholders to set up and sell their wares.
more An additional fair was arranged for 11th October, and although there was a north wind which kept the temperature cool for the early starters, the sky was blue, the wind light and soon a continuous flow of people arrived to investigate possible bargains.
more It was a cold strong northerly wind that greeted the stallholders as they arrived to set up for the second Rotary Boot Fair on the last Sunday in September.
more An early morning rain shower did not deter the eager stallholders who arrived to set up at the second Rotary Boot, Craft and Produce Fair on the Martello Fields on 6th September.
more The Sunday morning dawned with a warm blue sky accompanied by the occasional white cloud and a gentle breeze, ideal weather for the return of the Seaford Rotary Boot, Craft and Produce Fair after a long absence.
more The Saturday before the fair was warm and sunny and so when the morning of Sunday 2nd June also dawned sunny seventy-six stall holders were tempted to ply their wares at the June Boot, Craft and Produce Fair.
more A clear blue sky, and although the north wind was chilly, 58 stallholders were attracted to the May Boot, Craft and Produce Fair on West Martello Field.
more There were 55 stalls, down on the 79 stalls last year. Last year was, however, exceptional, in no other year have there been 55 stalls in April.