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Total footfall for the day was a record-breaking 5288, according to the organisers.

LAPADA's new chief executive, Rebecca Davies, announced Michael Lipitch Ltd as winner of the Stand Award, praising the dealer's "careful symmetrical placing of exquisite 18th century furniture and Chinese glass paintings against a striking backdrop".

The LAPADA pavilion is pictured on the opening night of the five-day fair, which came to an end on Sunday.

The Break Free Party and charity dinner at the fair on the evening of September 24 raised a total of £350,000 for the National Osteoporosis Society.