Keswick Market The Thursday market, which has been operated by Geraud UK Ltd on behalf of Allerdale Council, for over 15 years, is one of two that operates within the lakeside town’s Market Square, the other being on a Saturday. The Thursday market was originally set up as a local produce and craft market and…

Family Fun at Forge Market With Love your Local Market 2017 in full swing, Glasgow’s Forge Market, heralded as Scotland’s Largest Indoor Market, has lots of family based activities planned as part of an ongoing programme of improvements. Group Geraud’s Operations Manager, Matt Steele spoke of the company’s plans. Based in the east end area…

Earlestown Market Half term fun at the Merseyside Market Earlestown Market is a traditional community market, serving the people of the town of Earlestown in the borough of St Helens, for over 700 years. Operated by St Helens Council, the market takes place each Friday in the town’s centre, surrounding a Grade II listed obelisk monument where…

Tudor Markets – Christmas by the River For the third consecutive year, Tudor markets hosted the annual London Bridge City Christmas Market which runs along the south bank of the Thames between Tower and London Bridges. Concentrating along The Scoop and encompassing More London, Hays Galleria and beyond, the German style log cabins, twinkling with…

Town and Country Markets Cornish Market World – The cream of Cornwall Cornish Market World celebrates its 25th birthday in November and the successful Cornish indoor market complex is undergoing quite a facelift. Based in St Austell, the biggest growth town in Cornwall, just a short distance from the Eden Project and a few miles from where the popular TV series Poldark is…

Parkhead Market Village The new look revealed It’s a year since I last visited Parkhead Market Village in Glasgow and major renovation works were in place. These are now completed and I went to see the results. Situated inside the Forge Shopping Centre, The Market Village Parkhead is managed by Neil Gillespie who has been at the…

Errol Sunday Market. A touch of Vintage in a modern environment. Errol Sunday Market is considered to be ‘Scotland’s biggest Sunday Market and Car Boot Sale.’ It has so much more to offer and last year they completed the second phase of their indoor market. Kirsty Flatt went to look at their improvements. Fortunately my…