2015 Photo and Video Competition

2015 Photo and Video Competition

We are delighted to announce the winners of the Love Your Local Market Video and Photo Compeition.  We received hundreds of entries from all over the country who between them gained nearly 4K votes and even more in Facebook Likes, that also counted towards the final votes.

Well done to all of you for taking part.

Video Competition

Chislehurst Farmers Market – who will be using their winnings to take all their market volunteers out for a meal

Votes 185  Facebook Likes 153  Total 338

Photo Competition

Loveliest – Stratford Village Market – The Baker, raising money for the Nepal Earthquake Appeal.

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Votes 271  Facebook Likes  19  Total 290

Youngest – Roselyn Sherman-Davies – Taken at the Produce Market in Pembrokeshire. Her son Isaac was there to sell sunflowers – “Roll up Roll up its the Super Produce Market! Isaac with his own homegrown teddy bear sunflowers for sale ….. He’d sold out before the market even opened!”

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Votes 19  Facebook Likes 40  Total 59

Longest – Market Village Perrybarr for Mr Balhar Singh Khela for serving 35 years on the market, selling electrical goods.

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Votes 95  Facebook Likes 5  Total 100

Merriest – Sophie Thomas-Jones, a trader on Swansea Market who nominated her friend Leanne who works at Greedy Fellas.  Leanne was nominated because she is ‘The Merriest person I know’ said Sophie…..

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Votes 286  Facebook Likes – 464  Total 750

Overall Winner Sophie Thomas-Jones 

Leeanne will be recieving the winning £100 cheque in person from NABMA President, Cllr Mick Barker at Swansea Market in the next couple of weeks and all other winners will be recieving cheques in the post.