Panda Stamp and Postcard Fair : BOURNEMOUTH, Pelhams Park

A long-established and popular venue in an attractive park in Kinson, a northern outer suburb of Bournemouth with easy road access via A31/A348.

Inside Pelhams Fair

Pelhams Park, Millhams Road, Kinson BH10 7LH

Car Parking
There is a good-sized free car park at the hall.

Sorry, but we do not provide any catering at this venue. There are some shops on Wimborne Road (A341), about 400-500 yards away.

Map Link :
The map linked below shows the location of the hall.
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Open : 10am - 4pm : Admission is free.



BOURNEMOUTH Station, 3.4 miles. Excellent bus connections on Routes R4 and R5 (see bus section for more details).

CHRISTCHURCH Station is not ideal, some basic bus connection details provided.

POOLE Station : Several services to Kinson depart from the Bus Station in Poole, about 10 minutes' walk from the railway station. See the bus section for these services.

Customers are strongly advised to verify all bus details for themselves, as routes and times are always liable to change.

The nearest bus stop is on Millhams Road and is called 'Kinson Library'. For buses only serving Wimborne Road in Kinson, alight at Gullivers Tavern or Horsham Avenue, all within about 300-400 yards of the hall.



There are numerous buses between Bournemouth Railway Station and Kinson, but it nearly always quickest to catch an R4 or R5, which,have a journey time about 35 minutes. Alight at Gulliver's Tavern, 300 yards from the fair. They are shown in separate timetables, both accessible from the page linked below:
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No direct buses. Take the X1, X2 or 21 to Royal Bournemouth Hospital, then the 2a or 2b to Kinson. The 2a and 2b are circuitous and slow!



There are two bus services between Poole Bus Station (just under half a mile from the Railway Station) and Kinson, Routes 14 and 32, operated by More (Wilts & Dorset). The 14 stops on or near Wimborne Road in Kinson, about 400 yards from the hall, whereas the infrequent Route 32 takes you almost to the door. Timetable Links below:

Route 14, half-hourly service on Saturdays, journey time about 45 minutes :
Click on this link for Service 14 - opens in new tab, by default on Monday-Friday services! Alight at Primary School.

Route 32, from Poole Bus Station (just under half a mile from the Railway Station) to Kinson, then on to central Bournemouth and Bournemouth Station, calls virtually at the hall, but runs only 2 or 3 times per day. However, the timings might well suit customers travelling from Poole, rather than from Bournemouth, and the timetable link is immediately below. Journey time from Poole about 60 minutes. Please be sure to select Saturdays as well as your direction of travel when viewing this timetable. By default, it opens on Monday-Friday. Alight at Gulliver's Tavern.

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For a view of bus stops in Kinson, click on the link below and zoom in. The map only shows the location of stops, not which buses stop at them. Ask the driver for advice. click here for Kinson bus stops - opens in new tab

Inside Pelhams Fair

Exterior View of Pelham's