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Geoff & Louise Camden Wiles have been organising car boot sales since 1989 and would be pleased to hear of any other sites that may be available within Cornwall. Do you have suitable land or outbuildings that could earn a substantial rent package for up to 10 hours during our PEAK SEASONS, lasting up to 28 weeks. Please contact us to arrange a visit to your venue!

Contact Geoff on 078 078 078 88 or email us at enquiries@carbootscornwall.co.uk

Geoff Camden-Wiles
Geoff was born and educated in Croydon, Surrey. After spending 3 years at WINDSOR in HM The Life Guards he started his career back in Croydon at the famous Fairfield Halls as stage manager at the Peggy Ashcroft Theatre.

In 1964 he joined BUTLINS as Entertainments Manager at Filey and Skegness, applying for the position as General Manager of an entertainment complex comprising of Hofbrauhaus Bier Keller, Scamps Discotheques, Studios 1-4 Cinemas and Star Bingo & Social Club in Newcastle upon Tyne. Up to 18,000 customers weekly would attend the complex, which in the 1960's and 70's was a huge success.

In 1982 Geoff took over as Operations Manager at PONTINS in Brean Sands, Somerset where he met his lovely wife Louise. In 1989 they both started CARBOOTSCORNWALL at Falmouth Rugby Club and this year celebrate 21 years, with a potential of other locations being added during 2010.

At the Hofbrauhaus we employed 30 barmaids to serve this potent bier in HB stein glasses-the good old days!
Louise Camden-Wiles
Louise comes from Newcastle up Tyne and planned a life studying law and become a Legal Executive, but decided to join Geoff in setting up Car Boots Cornwall to is present day success. Louise is very popular with the regulars and the business has a good reputation of fairness to the sellers and buyers alike.

Gone are the days when it was the 'dealers only' who got the bargains, now the CAR  BOOT SALES start at the actual times advertised and at the 'sound of the horn' all buyers get the chance of the bargains.

This has been very successful, however there are still the odd dealers who harp on about the 'good old days' when they could "help the sellers to unload their cars" but Louise & Geoff believe in FAIR PLAY all round. During 2009 over 300,000 visits were made to our Car Boot Sales and a lot of the credit goes to ensuring the very few rules are strictly adhered to by all and sundry.

Our COMMUNITY CAR BOOT SALES are widely spoken of in the South West and the majority of our customers, sellers and buyers support the most popular Car Boot Sales in the South West of England.

 
 
SUNDAYS at TRURO at 12.00 noon
PLEASE NOTE; Car Boot Sale will start at TRURO every SUNDAY at 12.00 noon!! Sellers should arrive from 9.00 am but be at least ONE hour earlier than t
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B HOLIDAY MONDAYS
@ TRURO CATTLE MARKET
Starts - 1.30pm
TUESDAYS
@ Newquay Circus Fields on TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS
Starts - 12.00pm
WEDNESDAYS
@ MITCHELL (NO DOGS) Starts 8th JULY
End Of Season
THURSDAYS
@ Newquay Circus Fields & Tuesday's
Starts - 12.00pm
THURSDAYS
@ PAR MARKET on THURSDAY at 9.00am
Starts - 9.00am
FRIDAYS
@ Falmouth Rugby Club on now! STRICTLY NO DOGS!
Starts - 12.30pm
SATURDAYS
@ Royal Cornwall Showground-WADEBRIDGE
Starts - 3.00pm
SATURDAYS
@ The NEW Mitchell for 2015 STRICTLY NO DOGS!
Starts - 12.00pm
SUNDAYS
@ TRURO Cattle Market this SUNDAY at 12.00 noon
Starts - 12.00pm
SUNDAYS
@ PENRYN Rugby Club at 1.30 pm (No dogs)
Starts - 1.30pm
SUNDAYS
@ LANHYDROCK Starts SUNDAY at 3.00pm !
Starts - 3.00pm
 
 
 
 

 

 

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Taunton Car Boots
www.tauntoncarboot.co.uk

 
 
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YOU MUST NOT SELL any of the following at out Car Boot Sales

WINES, SPIRITS, CIGARETTES, TOBACCO, ANIMALS, FAKE DVD's, CD's or VIDEOS, GUNS, KNIVES, FOOD, CAKES, SANDWICHES, DRINKS, FRUIT, VEGETABLES, CRISPS and SWEETS of any kind, without the express permission of CARBOOTSCORNWALL and with the approval of CORNWALL COUNCIL HEALTH AUTHORITES and TRADING STANDARDS!

 
 
In the mailbox today

I do apologise to all of our regulars who were inconvenience by the change of our decision today due to circumstances outside of our control..... Sorry x

Charlie,

Your email is slightly wrong in facts, I put the details that Newquay Car Boot Sale would go ahead at 6.00 am and received a message from the Landlord at 9.30 am to say the field was waterlogged so I went to see for myself and agreed with the Landlord at 9.50 am that in the interest of PUBLIC SAFETY the sale would not go ahead. As soon as this decision was made we advised by our website of the cancellation which could well have been after you left home.

We run our sales in the interest of the entire public who are content that we know how to run Car Boot Sales and not EXPERTS like yourself so if you are offended in the way we conduct OUR business I repectfully accept your decision to please go somewhere else, where I dont know!

Regards,

Geoff

scrubby.1@btinternet.com

To enquiries@carbootscornwall.co.uk
Name: Charlie
Email: rubby.1@btinternet.com
Subject: Newquay carboot
Telephone: 01209822292
Message: This morning i was hoping to do a car boot, i checked the website and it said Newquay was on. When we got there it said it was cancelled i live in Redruth, it took a long time to get to Newquay lots of petrol! When i got back home i checked the website and it said cancelled..If you are going to run car boots i suggest getting up early and writing its cancelled before 10am. I am a regular seller and buyer i have nothing against this but i will stop coming if this continues to happen.

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POSTED27/08/2012
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