About eada

Essex Antique Dealers Association is a non-profit making association dedicated to raising the level of professionalism and image of the Antiques trade in Essex. Our aim is to improve customer confidence in the trading standards to protect ourselves and you, our valued customers.

EADA Committee Members and Officers

Judi Wood


01277 821031 & 01277 822170

Megarrys, Blackmore.

Chris Papworth


01376 573434

Kelvedon Clocks, Kelvedon.

Alan Turner

(Vice Chair)

01245 420183

Whichcraft Jewellery, Writtle.

Janet Turner


01245 420183

Whichcraft Jewellery, Writtle.

Clive Beardall

(Membership Officer and Vetting for South and East)

01621 857890

Clive Beardall Restorations Ltd., Maldon.

Paula Mills

(Secretary & Liaison Officer Contacts)
(Publicity & Social Media)

01787 278165

Rippingales Antiques and Collectables, Clare.

Graham Hessell

(Chair: Membership Officer and Vetting for North and West)

01440 731888; Mobile: 07710 282329

Bumpstead Antiques & Interiors, Steeple Bumpstead.

Chris Elliott

Committee Member

01268 566695

South Benfleet


Look out for this symbol for fair trading, professionalism and friendly advice. A pool of experience and a networking facility for finding that special item you are searching for.

Over the past few years the Antiques Business has, along with much of the retail sector generally, seen many dramatic changes in the way in which we live and conduct our daily lives and business. With the advent of Ebay and the Internet, the opportunities of expanding our customer base and getting our goods into the open world market are immense, and their popularity reflects the changing attitude of the discerning buyer, private, commercial and or simply lovers of fine Antique Furniture and Collectable's.