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Don't say you haven't...

been... to the Country Living Christmas Fair at which around 300 of Britain's small businesses are invited to exhibit products rarely seen in high street shops.

Business Design Centre, 52 Upper St, London N1. 10am-6pm. Tickets pounds 10. For information call 0121-767 4757.

seen... British design's post-war transformation. "Austerity to Affluence" charts Britain's resurrection from the rubble of 1945, culminating in the design explosion of the Sixties.

Fine Art Society, 148 New Bond Street, London W1 to Friday. For more information call 0171-629 5116.