Five of the best car boot sales to visit in Berkshire

BARGAIN hunters keen to grab unique items will be excited to hear of the return of car boot sales in Berkshire.

Many people have resorted to clearing out their wardrobes and filling bin bags with old junk.

This year, car boot sales are expected to see a bumper turnout, as locked down Brits make the most of the chance to cash in their clutter.

READ MORE: The store closures in Berkshire during the Covid pandemic

Whilst many have turned to online selling sites such as Facebook marketplace, Gumtree, eBay and Depop, nothing beats a good car boot sale to make a few bucks.

You can also cast an eagle-eye over other sellers goods, who knows you may find a gem.

Here are five car boot sales that are back on in Berkshire:

Bunns Boot sales – Bracknell, Reading

Slough Observer:

Natalie and Robert Bunn have run their car boot sales in Berkshire for the last 10 years.

Sellers: Arrive between 6-7.30am. Cars £10, Vans £15 and Large Vans LWB £20.

Buyers: £1.00 all day. Early bird entry before 7.30am is £5 per person.

Address: Moss End – Next to the Garden Village on the A3095, RG42 6EJ. Reading – 

Dates: Moss End car boot every Saturday and Bank Holiday Monday. Reading car boot every Saturday.

Starts: Sellers/buyers – 7.30am

Giant car boot in Taplow, Slough

Slough Observer:

Running for more than 30 years, this car boot sale is one of the oldest in Berkshire.

Sellers: Set up at 9.30am. Cars £15, Small Vans from £20 Plus Trailers from £5, Large vans from £30

Buyers: Entry from 10.30am. Before 1pm = £2, From 1pm = £1, Kids under 12 go free and gates close 3.30pm.

Dates: Every Sunday and bank holiday 3rd and 31st of May.

Address: A4 Bath Road, Opp Taplow Station, Maidenhead, (Junction 7 off M4), SL6 0NP

Langley car boot sale – Capital Carboot Sale

Slough Observer:

Sellers:  Arrive at 9.30am and fee is £10.00 for a car, van is £20.00.

Buyers: Arrive at 10.00am and entry free is £1 for adults.

Dates: Held Sunday’s from July to September 

Address: The Langley Academy, Langley Road, Langley, Berkshire, SL3 7EF

 

Ascot car boot sale

Run by David and Hazel’s original Ascot car boot in the heart of Ascot high street, according to carbootjunction.com.

Sellers: 6.00am with a £5.00 car fee

Buyers: No Entry fee but arrive at 6.30am

Dates: From April to October every Sunday.

Address: Ascot Paddock, Ascot High Street, Ascot, Berkshire.

The Forest School Car Boot Sale,  Winnersh

Slough Observer:

Sellers: 8.30am.  Cars £7 and vans £10

Buyers: No entry fee

Dates: From May to November every Sunday.

Address: The Forest School, Robinhood Lane, Winnersh, Berkshire, RG41 5NE

Start time: 9am

Reading’s biggest car boot sale 

Slough Observer:

Sellers: 6am. Cars £10, Cars and trailer £15, Vans / MPV £15, Vans /mpvs with trailer £20, 7.5 ton plus £20

Buyers: £1 per adult.

Dates: Sunday May 23

Address: White House Lane, off of Swallowfield Bypass, Reading

Start time: 7am

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