As part of our Collectors’ Corner season, we have Dave Valentine’s 1980’s Crisp Packet collection coming to the De La Warr Pavilion on Sunday 15th August at 2:30pm.

A media storm has been created and everyone seems to be talking about it…

Have a look at the following stories and get yourself down to the Pavilion on Sunday to see the collection and hear the talk for yourself! Click here for more information on the event.

The Sun

Argus – Bexhill man’s crisp bag collection

Newsround – man has £10,000 crisp collection

Studentbeans – crisp packets worth £10,000

Plus it has been on BBC Breakfast News and many other sites.

Here are some of the Twitter Comments:

BrightonBuzz Bexhill man’s crisp bag collection worth a packet http://sns.ly/VH243

rohanjay Don’t miss the world’s greatest crisp packet collection – oh yes it is! – on show at the @DLWP Bexhill Sunday http://bit.ly/90jCkM

fob51 RT @dizzytigerstu: Silly season tabloid fame for our Dave & his crisp packet collection (The Sun http://tinyurl.com/2u7zotc etc).

brightonargus Bexhill man’s crisp bag collection worth a packet http://bit.ly/c3Vwo2

discoverbexhill 1980s Crisp Packet Collection on show this Sunday at 2.30pm @dlwp. It’s worth £10,000 and has generated lots of interest in national media.

Posted by De La Warr Pavilion on Tuesday 10 August 2010