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To be held on Sunday, May 23, it features 45 dealers including newcomer Terry Thrussell from south-east England who deals in silver and treen and who is a keen collector of Great Exhibition memorabilia.

Alexander has also news of a fresh venture. “The Dorking Town Partnership approached me about opening another event in the town so we are launching a monthly decorative open-air vintage brocante commencing on Sunday, June 20.”

This will be beside St Martin’s Walk in the town with “20 socially distanced gazebo stands but post-SD, 30 stands,” she said. “The brocantes’ principal theme is English, French or Swedish interiors and garden styles and vintage fashion accessories.”