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WellChild Christmas Fair 2016

Start Date
8 November 2016, 6:00pm
End Date
9 November 2016, 4:00pm
Event Location
Daylesford Organic Farm
Address 2
Near Kingham
GL56 0YG
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Get ahead with Christmas shopping in style with The Christmas Fair in the Cotswolds at Daylesford on behalf of WellChild.

Event Info

Advanced sales for Tuesday 8th and Wednesday 9th tickets have now come to a close. Tickets will be available on the door* for £7 per person. Monday night tickets were only available to purchase in advance.


Specialising in quality designed pieces from the UK’s leading designer – makers and with a range of FREE workshops the Christmas Fair is the ideal event to find a perfect Christmas present or gift for yourself.

The Fair features over 180 stalls selling enticing high quality British designed gifts including homeware, luxe cashmere, hand printed textiles, jewellery, millinery, leather, beautiful children’s toys and clothes and tasty treats. An array of free workshops sponsored by AGA will also be available to enjoy across the three days, and not forgetting delicious home-grown food and refreshments too.

The Fair begins with a special preview evening on Monday 7th November at 6pm until 9:30pm. This year we are delighted to announce the Fair will officially be opened by Tom and Henry Herbert. When Tom and Henry aren’t at the Frontline of the Hobbs House Bakery you may see them on television or at events performing as their double act The Fabulous Baker Brothers. We can’t wait to welcome them to the event.

New for 2016 – Exclusive VIP tickets
On Monday night VIP ticket holders will enjoy entry to an exclusive area with gourmet canapés and champagne on offer – be quick, only 100 tickets available.

The Christmas Fair then continues on Tuesday 8th and Wednesday 9th November 9:30am to 4pm.


We would also like to thank the following sponsors of the 2016 Fair

AGA who are the sponsors of the demonstration tent and with the help of Simon Brown they will take part in some fantastic seasonal and informative workshops across the 3 days, cooking sweet and savoury AGA treats and you can even taste some of the delicious results.

Knight Frank who have supported the Fair for over 5 years will be sponsoring the Fair again this year, kindly distributing the always handy Knight Frank branded goody bags, that also double up as a fantastic shopper for all the Christmas presents purchased at the event.

Take a look at the pictures from the 2015 event here

If you have any questions about the Fair then please contact the events team on

See the Christmas Fair Facebook competition terms and conditions.

christmas fair sponsors




The Christmas Fair relies on the support of the event committee who kindly volunteer their time and the following companies to help make the event a success. We would like to thank them for their continued support of the Christmas Fair;

 Pooky  have supported the Christmas Fair for a number of years and they will be returning again this year to display some fantastic lighting products  throughout the fair, they make a great Christmas gift.

Creed very kindly donate all the scrumptious lunches along with friendly staff to help serve hungry customers, meaning all the takings from lunches come directly to WellChild.

 Spirit of the Cotswolds will again be generously donating their skills and spirits to provide a delicious cocktail to all guests attending on the Monday night.  Spirit of the  Cotswolds was born from Cotswold Brewing Company’s passion to create the Original Cotswold Gin and evoke the spirit of the Cotswolds  through its flavours.

Daylesford Organic Farm has been the fantastic venue to hold the Christmas fair for last 6 years. They have been farming organically for over 35 years, with a simple passion for real food, straight from their farm to your fork. The farm shop will be sure to stock all you need for the perfect Christmas – find them inside the tent too!

Oasis Events, Mudway Workman and UBE have supported the event year on year to help bring it all together to make the fair an enjoyable shopping experience for all those that attend.

Dubbary  have been making footwear for over 75 years, so they know a thing or two about creating boots and shoes that perform when you need them to. They will be  at the Christmas Fair this year exhibiting a range of delightful boots that keep you warm, dry and comfortable whatever the weather.

Cotswold Life Is the go to publication for things to do in the Cotswolds, luxury living, home improvements and style, Cotswold food, drink and travel. We’re delighted to welcome Cotswold Life as this year’s media partner.

LoveBites is a Bespoke Canape Company based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, specialising in crafting fresh, quirky and beautifully creative canapés. They will be providing delicious canapés to enjoy on Monday evening.

Sixteen Ridges vineyard resides on a sheltered Worcestershire hillside, with views stretching south across the Severn River Valley. Their multiple award winning delicious bubbles are kindly being provided for the VIP tent on Monday evening.

Tabitha Kraan has been pioneering Organic Hairdressing for nearly 20 years. . her salon in Stow-on-the-Wold uses  natural and organic hair colour and care products since 1999 and she has recently created a collection of high performance, professional hair products, formulated using the purest natural ingredients whose properties nourish, enhance and protect – naturally and organically & made in England.

Take a look at the pictures from the 2015 Christmas Fair

WellChild Christmas Fair 2015


For a full list of stallholders exhibiting at the Fair please follow the link here.

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Tickets will be available on the door for £7 on Tuesday and Wednesday, subject to availability.


Please note:

Please be aware the marquee is located in a field within the grounds of Daylesford and appropriate footwear is advised.

All advanced tickets will be dispatched week commencing 24th October.

It is recommended that customers bring cash or cheques due to some stallholders not taking credit cards.

Monday 7th Nov:

  • Advanced booking only, no tickets available on the door.
  • *Please note that dinner at Daylesford does not include beverages.
  • Registered Charity in England and Wales: 289600
  • Registered Charity in Scotland: SC045010
  • Company Number 1815689

Registered address: 16 Royal Crescent, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL50 3DA

Copyright © 2016 WellChild

  • Registered Charity in England and Wales: 289600
  • Registered Charity in Scotland: SC045010
  • Company Number 1815689

Registered address: 16 Royal Crescent, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL50 3DA