For this year only the London Antique Arms Fair will have a change of venue.
The oldest and most prestigious antique arms fair in U.K. is being held this year at Fort de Seclin, near Lille in France as part of the Passchendaele Salute 2017
The 99th London Antique Arms Fair www.antiquearmsfairsltd.co.uk will have a wide range of antique arms, armour, sporting guns & militaria on display and for sale with dealers from the UK and Europe.
Friday 10 November - Saturday 11 November
Friday: 1.00pm to 5.00pm - Saturday: 9.00am to 3.00pm
The official launch of the Passchendaele Salute 2017 took place at Firepower, the Royal Artillery Museum at Woolwich on 15 September 2015.
John Slough and Erwin Ureel welcomed everyone to the event, an address was given by Brigadier General Matthew Overton, Canadian Military Attache for London, on behalf of the Patron, Mr Gordon Campbell, High Commissioner for Canada.
The Chief Executive of the charity Combat Stress, Mr Peter Poole was also in attendance.
The very moving song, 'The Road to Passchendaele' was sung by the composer, Alan Brydon on guitar accompanied by Pipe Major Mark Bissett on the pipes.
A champagne reception was provided by the Camden Society.