Catering students from Bury College cooked up a storm in support of Love Your Local Market. [Read more…]
Archives for May 2013
Baroness Hanham is pictured with other DCLG personnel visiting the market established at Eland House yesterday. Featured is Hilary Paxman, Markets Officer for the DCL Working Group, with her cake stall. Hilary raised over £200 for charity. Yesterday saw several new market traders join the LYLM campaign. Thanks to Zapp who provided the stalls.
Love Your Local Market is a fantastic success up and down the country. Social media has flooded facebook and twitter with good news stories. [Read more…]
As part of the Love Your Local Market campaign Mablethorope Town Council completed the Real Deal Charter giving consumers greater confidence in the goods bought at the market. [Read more…]
NABMA is pleased to have provided the funding and to be able to now launch the new UK Markets Index in association with the ROI Team Ltd and PFM to enable the UK’s resurgent markets sector to now have its own independently produced performance indicator. [Read more…]
Featured are DCLG Ministers Mark Prisk and Don Foster at the launch of LYLM 2013. Held at Portobello and Golborne Road Market lylm 2013 is now officially the biggest market event ever with 680 markets registered and over 3500 events over the period 15th May-29th May.
That was the message from star of the BBC Apprentice series Adam Corbally when presenting the NABMA Market of the Year award 2013 for best local council market to Oswestry Town Mayor Chris Schofield. [Read more…]