Next car boot of 2020: TBC

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we are currently postponing this years car boot sales until further notice.

Please check this website, and our Facebook page, regularly for further updates.

2020 DATES

Every two weeks starting Sunday 5th April to Sunday 4th October:

  • April 5th and 19th
  • May 3rd, 17th and 31st
  • June 14th and 28th
  • July 12th and 26th
  • August 9th and 23rd
  • September 6th and 20th
  • October 4th

Sellers welcome from 06:30, no booking needed – just turn up on the day

Buyers welcome from 07:00 – 13:00

If unsure where to go once you arrive, just ask one of our 10 friendly staff who will be wearing yellow Hi-Viz vests.


Cars £8.00 /pitch
Vans / Trailers £10.00 – £15.00 (Depending on size)

Free Parking
Adults 50p
Children under 16 FREE

All payments to be made on the day in cash.

About Us

Fordham car boot sale is one of the largest and longest running car boot sales in East Anglia.

Located between Newmarket and Ely, just off the A14 and the A142, we are easy to find with sign posts at every entrance to Fordham.

  • FREE unlimited parking including easy access parking for the disabled
  • Private on-site toilets, child amusements
  • approved caterers  available throughout the day.

We are listed on the following websites:

Trading Policy

We require that all car booters abide by the following trading policies:

  • No sale of counterfeit goods or copied / counterfeit media of any description
  • No sale of age restricted goods when they are sold to under age buyers, displayed incorrectly or sold without the required licence.
  • No sale of alcohol / tobacco of any description
  • No sale of any type of food including cakes
    (Only caterers authorised by management are permitted to sell food and drink)
  • No sale of pets or livestock
  • No sale of offensive weapons
  • Persons found selling any of the above will be asked to leave.

Abusive or aggressive behaviour towards staff, sellers, or buyers will not be tolerated. Anyone found acting in this manner will find themselves excluded from the grounds, and may also result in further action or prosecution.

Please leave your pitch, and this site, clean and clear of rubbish.

  • We operate a strict clean policy on this site
  • You are provided with a clean pitch and you are required to leave a clean pitch.
  • There are no facilities on site for disposal of unwanted goods.
  • Litter bins are provided for the disposal of normal waste and litter only.

Action, to include, but not be limited to being banned from the site, will be taken against any person or persons leaving goods or rubbish on this site.


Google Reviews

  • review rating 5  Massive carboot better then all other's even Norwich

    thumb Anthony Kitchin
  • review rating 5  Great for a Sunday wander lots of bargains

    thumb Lesley Hawes
  • review rating 5  One of the best organised in the area. This car boot should be set as a bench mark for others to reach. Facilities really do make the day of selling so much easier. Free at donuts btw.

    thumb Kenneth Ward
  • review rating 5  Best carboot I've bought or sold in. Very friendly staff.

    thumb Jonathan Williams
  • review rating 5  The best place to buy new and old stuffs!

    thumb Adrian Pîrvu