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Saturday 1st June 2019

THE BIG ONE !!!  PREMIER PROGRAMME FAIR, Royal National Hotel, Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG.  11am to 4pm.  

Admission 1 for adults, schoolchildren free. 

The biggest and best range of football programmes and memorabilia for sale each year, with all of the leading dealers in attendance.    

Stalls of various sizes may be available for traders to sell their items, or collectors to sell their collections.  Contact David Allen on 01923 861468 or email for further details

Thank you to all those who attended the 2018 Premier Programme Fair at the above venue on 2nd June.   The attendance was 10% higher than the previous year - in contrast to just about every other non-internet retail operation.   

As always, there was some lost property, and we have two books of programme catalogues/check lists/wants lists.  If you think one of these is yours, please contact John Litster by email on, or telephone the number at the top of this page.

For the benefit of those who attended, and who may wish to contact one of the stallholders they met, here are their contact details as publicised before the event.

Graham Budd Auctions We are delighted to welcome Graham to the event for the first time. A former director at Sothebys, Graham runs without doubt the UKs most prestigious sports memorabilia auction house. His twice annual sales are held at Sothebys, New Bond Street and as well as offering auction advice Graham will be giving away previous auction catalogues free of charge. These catalogues are extremely high quality and make excellent reference material. A fantastic gesture which I am sure will be very well received.


Westward Programmes - Gordon Bennett without doubt exhibits at more programme fairs than any other dealer! What makes this even more remarkable is the fact that he makes the long trip up from Devon for the vast majority of them. Gordon carries a huge variety of stock much of which he obtains on his travels around the Country attending fairs. 


Stuart Kennedy Kenners39 on the forum. Wide range of programmes with a particular speciality in Crystal Palace, Tottenham and big match issues. 


Sporting Profiles Perry makes a welcome return to the fair offering his ever popular sets of trading cards, programme cover mugs and assorted football memorabilia and curios. 


Bookzone John Bacon presents his fascinating display and selection of football books and associated memorabilia. 


North West Middlesex Programmes Lee Hermitage has been on the scene for over 25 years. Working firstly for the Hayes FC club shop and now as a dealer in his own right.


Elmo Books Karen and Emil have one of the finest selections of football books and other sport titles that you could hope to find. This vast stand will also offer vintage magazines, autographs and a host of other football memorabilia.    


Chelmer Programmes    Stockists of a wide variety of programmes. Particularly strong in East Anglia and Non League issues. Keen Sunderland fan Dave Stonebank usually has some rare Mackems material also. 


D G Taylor Lymington based Dorian is one of the few remaining hard copy catalogue producing dealers in the business. Fine stock of vintage programmes covering all clubs though QPR, Bournemouth and Accrington Stanley a speciality! Martin Lane Chelsea specialist and a selection of all other clubs and categories. CFCMartin on the forum.


Steve Harding Prominent Peterborough United collector and part-time dealer. Poshimp72 on the forum.


PM Publications Founding Programme Monthly editor and co-organiser of this event John Litster offers football history books and a selection of programmes from his huge archive, and in particular Scottish programmes, including 2017/18. 


Soccer History Editor Ian Nannestad offers the latest edition and also back issues of this high quality quarterly magazine devoted to the heritage of our national sport.


Programme Monthly - Editors Paul will meet and greet the loyal band of readers of the World's greatest 'football programme magazine Pick up the latest issue and meet them in person.


Mick & Alex Hewitt Yorkshires largest dealers, huge selection of programmes with a particular emphasis on Leeds United. 


Terrys badges   One of the UKs leading football badge specialists. represented by fair co-organisers Elaine and David Allen. Pick up your copies of all the end of season big match finals and Internationals and view our fine range of vintage programmes. Show specials include over 1,000 excellent condition 1960s programmes available at 2 each, over 500 European Competition programmes same condition, same price. Books, magazines, badges, bargain bundles, Non League Something for everyone at this stand! Check out and email any requirements for collection at the fair to 


Football Programme Outlet Specialists in cut price programmes. Everything on this stand is just 1. Programmes from the 1960s onwards including FA Cup Finals, European Finals etc... Bound to be worth a rummage!


AB Programmes Louise and Alan Benedick present a vast array of programmes and memorabilia - Ipswich Town being a particular speciality.  


Ellis Programmes Romford based Ellis has had a stall at West Ham United and Romford market for many years. Stockist of all London clubs and big match programmes. 


Martin Scott Specialist in all types of football memorabilia. Regular England away followers will have no doubt bumped into Martin selling his badges from far flung places such as Kazakhstan toMontenegro!


Martin Silverman Bushey based Martin has stalls at both Arsenal and Tottenham. Another long established trader with a wealth of knowledge and experience gained over more years than he cares to remember! 


Richard Posford Keen Essex based Man Utd fan Richard has a huge stock of programmes with, youve guessed it, a heavy United bias! 


Steve Smyth Steve has stalls at both Arsenal and Chelsea FC. Comprehensive stocks of both clubs from pre-war to the current season. 


Kim Clark Resident Chelsea expert with an unsurpassed knowledge of Blues programmes. Comprehensive stock of home and away programmes from pre-war to the current season.


Kevin Trivett Essex based Kevin has excellent stocks of both West Ham United and Chelmsford City from the 1940s onwards.


Sport Remembered Proprietor Dave Alexander specialises in North and East London clubs Arsenal, Spurs and his beloved West Ham United.


Football Wanted The UK's freshest and friendliest football memorabilia auction house. Based at Stacey's in Rayleigh, Essex. Football Wanted have sold some of the best 'new to the market' material in 2017/18.


JW Binders Stockists of high quality football programme binders. Ideal for storing your most treasured and valuable items. 


Leonard Evans One of the longest standing collectors on the London programme scene. Leonard offers his spares for sale and is always happy to share his wide knowledge on Arsenal, England and Russian football collectables.


Spurs Collectables - Spurs specialist Trevor Jones presents a huge array of Tottenham Home and away programmes plus other Spurs memorabilia from Pre-war to date.

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