Case Studies

Looking back on Love Your Local Market fortnight in 2016, we caught up with Richard Beddard from Stockton Market to find out what they got up to.   The LYLM event was widely publicized on all forms over social media from both the Stockton Council accounts and Rediscover...

Operating 200 stalls at around 60% occupancy rate, Tommyfield Market Hall in Oldham narrowly missed out on the coveted Best Love Your Local Market Event in the Great British Market Awards. We caught up with them to ask what they had done during #LYLM2016. Q: So what new...

Operating an average of 99 stalls at around 93% occupancy rate, the Cambridge General and Sunday Market pulled out all the stops for Love Your Local Market fortnight. Q: So what new start opportunities are there at Cambridge Market? For Love Your Local Market, the team offered...

Energetic young people made more than a mark on the marketplace when they set out their stalls in Southend High Street.   Enterprising Eve Bramley’s homemade vegan goodies and more earned her a top prize from Southend Youth Market judges. Eve’s stall ‘A Kind Mama,’ sold out of...

We have been following the success of the Clapham Leaf Club since Kate Greening, one of the founders of Venn Street Market came along to a NABMA Conference as a guest speaker in 2014.   And now the initiative is in with a chance of winning an...

There has been a lot of debate in recent months on LinkedIn about how markets can be more prominent on the worldwide web - it's a big place, so how can your market stand out from the crowd.   Cambridge Markets are as ever celebrating Love Your...

LUCKY shoppers at Darlington’s Covered Market will have the chance to enjoy a bird’s eye view of the town centre for free as Darlington celebrates Love your Local Market.   A limited number of places are on offer for a free guided tour up the 152 year-old...

Shrewsbury Market Hall is staging a celebration of food, music, art and Crossman ship in a Lifestyle Festival on May 20 and 21st. Attractions will include food and craft demonstrations, workshops, tastings, live music, film and an opportunity to meet some of the towns celebrated artists. On...

Tommyfield Market is offering some brilliant incentives and deals for traders during #LYLM2016 You can now trade on Tommyfield Market all day every Friday for just £5 a pitch. Perfect if you’ve got a spare day not trading, you’re just starting out a small business or just...

Family business, Partridges Markets that also include Shepherds Markets and Startisans have beaten off the competition at the NABMA Great British Market Awards and walked away with the title of Best Market Attraction for their Duke of York Square Market in Chelsea, and the outstanding...