CONFIRMED DATE CHANGE FOR GDSF 2016…THURSDAY 25TH AUGUST – MONDAY 29th AUGUST 2016 INCLUSIVE

STATEMENT FROM MARTIN OLIVER, MANAGING DIRECTOR GDSF
Following a review of this year’s show, it has become absolutely clear that the impact of the 2015 show clashing with the start of the new school year has been more severe than we had previously foreseen with regard to both public attendance and exhibitor / trader availability.
With the vast majority of schools across the UK going back immediately after Bank Holiday Monday, we were aware throughout the year that the start of the new school year would affect us in 2015. However, we did not envisage the extent to which it did and this has left us with legitimate and serious concerns regarding the viability of continuing to hold the GDSF on the Wednesday to Sunday following the Bank Holiday Monday each year, dates which we have traditionally used for over 30 years…CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL STORY