Makers Page:

Welcome to the Makers' page where below you will find the application form, insurance details and a choice of local accommodation.

Setting up

Please note that the barn is open for you to setup your stall from 10am–4pm on Fridays
8am-9.30am on Saturdays access through side doors,
8am-9.30am on Sundays access through side doors (see map on booking form).

Application Form

Makers are being invited to apply for Crafts at Blackthorpe Barn 2016, an annual craft fair held near Bury St Edmunds for five weekends before Christmas.

CLICK HERE to download our application form (PDF, you will need Acrobat Reader) and please return it to our selection committee.

George Agnew,
Estate Office,
Bury St Edmunds
IP30 9LZ

Public Liability Insurance

1. CRAFTS INSURE STARTER, Underwritten by Brit Insurance Ltd.
55 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 3AS Tel: 0800 557 6713

2. AIG. Europe (UK) Ltd
58 Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 4AB


Ravenwood Hall Hotel
Rougham, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 9JA
01359 270345


Premier Inn
Raingate Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 2AR


Ramada Hotel
Moreton Hall, Bury St Edmunds

Travel Lodge
Haughley, nr Stowmarket

Fox and Hounds
Barton Road, Thurston, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 3QT
01359 232228

The Wallow
Mount Road, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP31 2QU
01284 252031

The Old Cannon Brewery
86 Cannon Street, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP33 1JR
01284 768769

The Bear
Beyton, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 9AG
01359 270249

The White Horse
Bury Road, Beyton, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 9AB
01359 270324

Oak Farm Barn
Moat Lane, Rougham, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 9JZ
01359 270014

Elm Tree Farm
Thorpe Morieux, Suffolk IP30 0NT
01284 827053

Kiln Farm Guest House
Kiln Lane, Elmswell, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 9QR
01359 240442

Fox and Hounds
Bradfield St George, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 0AB
01284 38637

Tourist Information Centre

Bury St Edmunds 01284 76466

Other tourism websites:

Find out what other Makers think...

Above video shows an overview of comments by makers exhibiting at Blackthorpe Barn.


Makers have their say, below.



    Eastern Angles


    Country Christmas Shop


    British Crafts


    Christmas Trees and natural decorations