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When are the Car Boot Sales at Farmer Palmer’s? Restart Tuesday 23rd June at 7am for sellers and 7.45 for buyers.
Our new look Car Boot Sale will be Socially Distanced Compliant to comply with government regulations for open market and control flow. This is a legal requirement of our insurance and please respect the fact that you may find it is run differently from before.
CAR BOOT SALES ARE BACK! 🚗
It’s the news many of you have been waiting for . . . Farmer Palmer’s Car Boot Sales start next Tuesday 23rd June 2020. Here’s what you need to know:
Please arrive from 7am, £7 per vehicle. We will provide you with a 10m long, 6m deep pitch. If you need more space you will need to buy two pitches. Sellers are unable to leave site before 12 midday.
Please arrive from 7.45am, no charge. There are NEW separate Seller and Buyer entrances, please look for signage.
✅ Please bring your own sanitiser. Gloves and face coverings are optional
✅ Toilets will be available on site and sanitised regularly
✅ Each seller will have a sectioned off pitch to trade from allowing for social distancing
🚫 No selling before 7.45am (including seller to seller)
🚫 Please do not enter into a sellers pitch until invited to do so
🚫 Please do not break social distancing guidelines
📢 Please listen and adhere to any instructions given by our Marshalls. We must all work together to make these car boot sales a success. There is a NEW layout to follow and a one-way system in place for buyers.
💚 We will be assessed by local authorities and can only host these events if everyone abides by the rules. If you do not abide by the rules, you will be asked to leave. Thank you for your cooperation.
There will be a FULL email announcement delivered into the inboxes of our wonderful newsletter subscribers this evening around 6pm, to get yours make sure you’re signed up here https://farmerpalmers.co.uk/newsletter/
We would anticipate visits from the local council and police if the gatherings are not following our new rules to help you all feel comfortable about your new look Car Boot Sales.
Where? In the fields above Farmer Palmer’s Farm Park!
When? Tuesday mornings (weather permitting)
What time of year? Car boot sales run from the 1st Tuesday in May Then every Tuesday
Who Will Help? Our team are there to guide you into your selling space. They are good-hearted people who deserve respect.
Sellers – please arrive from 7 am, the charge is £7 – £10 per vehicle.
Buyers – please arrive from 8 am, no charge for entry, free parking, refreshments and toilets available.
May: June: TBC and then the following may be possible 23rd & 30th July: 7, 14, 21, 28 Aug: 4, 11, 18, 25 Sept: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Oct: 6, 13, 20, 27
If the weather is particularly bad please use a judgment call as they may not run.
So this summer we will open our gates to baaaargain hunters and super sellers! It’s a great reason to have a clear-out at home, make some space and make a few £s too! Or use it as an opportunity to teach children how to make pocket money.
Please watch our facebook page for more info and dates.
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