THE BRITISH CRAFT TRADE FAIR
The British Craft Trade Fair (BCTF) is a three-day event that takes place in April each year at the scenic Great
in beautiful Harrogate
In 2014, the Fair will take place on 6th-8th April.
The fair is strictly trade-only and showcases work from exclusively British and Irish makers.
BCTF differs from other trade fairs in that no mass-manufactured products or products made overseas are allowed.
Visitors can be confident, therefore, that they will be presented with a selection of the best hand-made British giftware available from more than 500
The Fair has been running for more than thirty five years. For the past nineteen years it has been run by PSM Ltd
the personal supervision of Margeret Bunn who is responsible for maintaining the fair's high standards.
Margeret is a well known figure in the arena of British Crafts and has helped many hundreds of young makers take their first steps in dealing with
The fair includes a dedicated Newcomers Gallery
where each year seventy
two new makers are introduced to the trade.
To see who will be exhibiting at BCTF 2014, go to our Exhibitor Listing.
To see images of some of the work that will be available at the Fair, see our extensive Gallery pages.