Rural Magpie Events

We host established Antique & Vintage Fairs in the Cambridgeshire SG8 villages of Great Chishill and Orwell. 

Great Chishill is a regular fair held on the first Sunday of the month, although not every calendar month. Orwell fair has been well established for over 25 years and is held in the months of May and October.

We also host the Essex Jewellery Fair at Great Chesterford and Great Dunmow in the months of April and November, supporting local talented artisan jewellers and makers. 

If you would like a stall at our fairs, please email

From time to time Rural Magpie pops up at other local vintage and antique fairs - all details of our fairs and where to find us is listed below.


Rural Magpie returns to the pretty village of Orwell Cambridgeshire on Sunday  Sunday 13th October 2019.

Doors open at 10am - 4pm

Orwell Village Hall, High Street, Orwell Cambridge SG8 5QN

Refreshments available.

Dog friendly event.

Free car park


Bookings being taken for both fairs.


We are now the new organisers of the Great Chishill Antiques & Vintage Fairs, (formerly hosted by Flapperfortunes).  Ours fairs are traditionally held on the first Sunday of the month. With approximately 20 stalls packed full of antiques, collectables and vintage items to entice dealers, collectors and the general public. 

Doors open 10am - 4pm

Village Hall, Hall Lane, Great Chishill Cambridgeshire SG8 8SH

Refreshments available

Free car parking

Rural Magpie Essex Jewellery Fair will be returning to Great Chesterford, Saffron Walden on

Saturday 2 November 2019 at

The Chesterfords Community Centre, Great Chesterford Essex CB10 1NS

Exhibitors also include:

MPJ Art Glass

KFD Jewellery

Kat Foreman Jewellery

Sandra Kerns Jewellery

The Ethnic in the Village

Harvey & Quinn

Café & Free car parking

Childrens play area

This fair is fully booked with over 25 jewellers

We are pleased to announce that the Essex Jewellery Fair will also be at Great Dunmow on

Saturday 23rd November 2019 at

Foakes Hall, Stortford Road, Great Dunmow Essex CM6 1DG

Exhibitors include:

Marion Curtis, Dittany Rose, Harvey & Quinn, Maddog Cottage Creations, Tidal Treasure, Sandra Kerns Jewellery and Heather B Designs.