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Bolton Stadium
(Formerly known as The Macron or Reebok Stadium)
The Premier Suite, Burnden Way,
Horwich, Bolton, Lancashire,

 About the Bolton Stadium Toy Fair

There Action Man figures and uniforms were for sale at a recent event The BIG ONE in the North West

The venue is now re-named the University of Bolton Stadium (for many years it was called the Macron or Reebok Stadium). This Toy Fair is a great place to buy or sell toys, trains and models.

There are more than 250 tables of toys, and collectables at each event, with top dealers travelling from all over the UK to take stalls at the show.
Models of Formula One cars are always very popular at the Toy Fairs
Dalesman Diecasts from Leeds bring a huge range of diecast model cars, lorries and buses by Corgi, Tekno, Minichamps, EFE, Lledo and Sunstar to each Bolton Stadium Toy Fair.

Along Classic Lines fill their stalls at the Bolton Stadium with a huge range of new a 0 and 00 gauge model railways by ACE, Hornby and Bachmann and are always keen to take your old trains in as part exchange.

Diecast models are always popular at any toy show and at this fair there is always a huge number of models on display. DMB Models always have stalls full of all kinds of plant and machinery models. Collectors Toyshop of Halifax, IC Toys, DMB Models and Andrew Clark Models are just some of the traders selling diecast models at the Bolton Stadium.

Simon Goodyear of Train Time has been selling 0 and 00 gauge vintage toy trains for over 30 years and is a regular trader at the fair. Hornby, Bassett-Lowke, Leeds Model Centre, Marklin and Bing are just some of the makes of early tinplate trains that Simon deals in.

There are stalls with Dolls and Teddy Bears at each fair. These can be rare vintage items or the latest Steiff limited edition collectable bears.

Diecast models of cars can be found on many of the stalls at the Reebok Stadium Tiger Hobbies specialise in military models and always have a stall piled high with tanks and aeroplanes, both static and radio controlled.

There are hundreds of other collectables for sale at the Bolton Stadium, including new and second hand model railways in N, OO and O gauges, Scalextric, Disneyana, books, videos, Dragon Dolls, board games, Lego, Sci-Fi and TV related toys and models, collectors cabinets, trading cards, model tractors, tinplate toys and lead figures.
Star Wars fans can find plenty of great value collectables at the Reebok
The Bolton Stadium is the home of Bolton Wanderers Football Club. The Premier Suite within the stadium is an ideal venue for a large collectors fair. Access from the motorway network could not be easier, the stadium is just 500 yards from the M61. Unloading is flat and parking is free.

The Premier Suite also offers a luxury on site hotel, De Vere Whites, as well as hot and cold refreshments.

The Middlebrook Retail Park, a very large shopping and leisure facility with many shops, a cinema and restaurants etc. is situated right next to the stadium.

Nearby Hotels for visitors to the Bolton Stadium -
The Bolton Whites Hotel is located within the Macron Stadium complex itself and offers luxurious accomodation for visitors. The telephone number for De Vere Whites is 01204 667788 or visit their website at

The Premier Inn is located directly opposite the stadium. The hotel has 74 bedrooms and offers excellent rates. The telephone number for The Premier Inn is 0870 111 2936 or visit their website at

The Reebok Stadium Toy Collectors Fair
The BIG ONE in the North West

280 Stalls of Collectable Toys, Trains and Models

Sunday 2nd February 2020
Sunday 29th March 2020
Sunday 21st June 2020
Sunday 13th September 2020
Sunday 1st November 2020
Tuesday 29th December 2020

 Admission Prices
Adults £4
Senior Citizens £3.50
Children £1 (under 5s free)

Early Entry from 8am £8

 Opening Times
The Fair is open from 10.30am - 3pm

Traders set up from 8am

 Stall Prices
£35 per 6ft. stall
Table(s) and two chairs are supplied.

Exhibitor Badges and a confirmation letter containing full details about the event will be sent to all exhibitors ten days before each fair.

The Bolton Stadium is only 500 yards from junction 6 of the M61 Motorway. The stadium offers free parking for thousands of cars.

Horwich Parkway Railway Station (which has regular trains to and from Manchester Picadilly Station) is just 200 yards from the stadium.
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