A brightly coloured quilt pictured at a past Hyson Fairs event.

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Sheila Hyson, as Hyson Fairs, continues in the tradition with her regular and well visited textiles and costume fairs.

The next is on Tuesday, February 5, to be held in the town’s Mackarness Hall.

In 2018 the West Country-based organiser celebrated 30 years of running textiles fairs, fleamarkets and gardenalia fairs in Devon and the south-west.