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Focus Newtown Enterprise Hub to Host its First Spring Market

Flowers are starting to bloom and the days are getting longer. It’s safe to say that Spring has arrived! After the success of their Christmas Market, the Team at Focus Newtown Enterprise Hub are excited to announce their first Spring Market. Situated on the 3rd floor of the Pryce Jones Building, the Spring Market will take place on Sunday 22nd May, between 12:00pm and 3:00pm.

businessnewswales.com ,  5 days ago 0
Focus Newtown Enterprise Hub to Host its First Spring Market

Exeter Cathedral Christmas Market preparations underway as traders sought for 2022 return

The hugely popular market is set to be held from November 18 to December 17 It might be seven months until Christmas, but plans are already well underway for the return of the city's hugely popular Exeter Cathedral Christmas Market. This year will mark its ninth year on Cathedral Green and local craftspeople and producers are being sought to sell their goods at it.

devonlive.com ,  15 days ago 0
Exeter Cathedral Christmas Market preparations underway as traders sought for 2022 return

Letter: Sadness at the lack of an ice rink for Winchester's festivities

I was sorry to read in the Hampshire Chronicle on March 31 that the Winchester Cathedral Market will, sadly, return without the ice rink again this year. Whilst the Christmas Market attracts visitors to Winchester and offers all sorts of beautifully hand-crafted gift options for those who can afford to buy them, the skating rink had a broad appeal to local residents, particularly young people and families.

hampshirechronicle.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
Letter: Sadness at the lack of an ice rink for Winchester's festivities

When is Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market 2022? Timings and dates confirmed for popular festive event

Applications to trade at this year’s Christmas Market are now open Organisers behind a very popular Hampshire Christmas market have confirmed the event will be going ahead again in 2022. Once again, thousands of people will be heading to Winchester this festive season to celebrate Christmas.

hampshirelive.news ,  1 month ago 0
When is Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market 2022? Timings and dates confirmed for popular festive event

Organisers of the Harrogate Christmas Market have announced it will no longer organise any future events

Harrogate Christmas Market Ltd. who have successfully organised the Christmas Market on Montpellier Hill for eight years, has decided not to organise any future markets in Harrogate. As a result of Covid-19, they have been unable to arrange the Christmas Market for the past two years and The Harrogate Christmas Market team leaders have now decided not to organise any future markets.

wetherbynews.co.uk ,  2 months ago 1
Organisers of the Harrogate Christmas Market have announced it will no longer organise any future events

Edinburgh Christmas market 'abused' Princes Street Gardens as grass unrestored a month on

Heritage campaigners say the gardens have been left in a disgraceful state following the departure of Edinburgh's Christmas market from the iconic park last month Heritage campaigners have hit out at the “abuse” of Princes Street Gardens after operators of the popular Christmas market left parts of the historic green space looking like a ‘ploughed field’.

edinburghlive.co.uk ,  3 months ago 3
Edinburgh Christmas market 'abused' Princes Street Gardens as grass unrestored a month on

Planning gets underway for 20th anniversary of Bath Christmas Market

The Bath Christmas Market, which attracts thousands of visitors to the city every festive season, will be returning this year with a celebration of its 20th anniversary. Photo © Bath Christmas Market / B&NES Council After two years without the traditional market, Bath & North East Somerset Council has announced the event’s return.

bathecho.co.uk ,  3 months ago 0
Planning gets underway for 20th anniversary of Bath Christmas Market

Bath's full-scale Christmas Market given green light

Bath's Christmas market is set to go ahead this year after facing setbacks for the past two years. Bath and North East Somerset Council said the Bath Christmas Market's return in full will be welcomed after the difficulties faced during the pandemic. The local authority said the market attracted 400,000 visitors per year and brought in an estimated £32.5m in 2019.

bbc.com ,  3 months ago 0
Bath's full-scale Christmas Market given green light

Tasty treat in store as St Annes Gin and Food Festival returns

The dates have been confirmed for the return of the St Annes Christmas Market - but there’s another tasty treat in store ahead of that. April will see the return of the St Annes Gin and Food Festival, last staged in 2018 and set to make its comeback to The Square the weekend before Easter, April 9 and 10.

fleetwoodtoday.co.uk ,  4 months ago 0
Tasty treat in store as St Annes Gin and Food Festival returns

Ashford Market Gets Locals into a Festive Frenzy

Christmas is an important time for any community, and in many cases large groups of locals get together during the winter season for celebration. The town of Ashford in Surrey is certainly accustomed to festive traditions, with the annual Christmas Market taking place this year on December 1st.

thisislocallondon.co.uk ,  4 months ago 1
Ashford Market Gets Locals into a Festive Frenzy

City's Christmas Market 'not the same' as Omicron affects footfall

The celebrations in the Old Market Square are coming to an end Traders at Nottingham's Christmas Market have spoken out about the long-awaited winter attraction which they say was just "not the same" as it used to be. The pandemic has caused many popular events to be cancelled including Goose Fair and Bonfire Night, with many hoping that Nottingham's festive set-up in the Old Market Square would be the saving grace that everyone needed.

nottinghampost.com ,  4 months ago 4
City's Christmas Market 'not the same' as Omicron affects footfall

Christmas topples Hogmanay as Scotland’s favourite festive celebration

Scotland's reputation as the home of Hogmanay has taken a hit after a new opinion poll found that two third of Scots said celebrating Christmas was more important to them. A survey carried out before the Scottish Government's clampdown on festive events and celebrations found that just 19 per cent of Scots said they preferred bringing in the bells.

midlothianadvertiser.co.uk ,  4 months ago 5
Christmas topples Hogmanay as Scotland’s favourite festive celebration

Edinburgh Christmas Market: Huge queues and 'an hour's wait', despite Omicron fears

Long queues to get into the Christmas Market on Princes Street Gardens mean visitors could be waiting as long as an hour to get in. Pictures taken on Sunday afternoon showed the queue looping all the way back to The Mound. One individual who had been waiting in the queue told the Evening News they chose to give up and go home.

midlothianadvertiser.co.uk ,  4 months ago 9
Edinburgh Christmas Market: Huge queues and 'an hour's wait', despite Omicron fears

Edinburgh's Christmas market is still packed - with no social distancing in sight

Pictures have emerged on social media of the Edinburgh Christmas Markets packed with revellers with no social distancing or masks in sight - despite new rules in place. Pictures have emerged on social media of Edinburgh's Christmas Market packed with revellers, with no social distancing or masks in sight despite pleas from the Scottish Government.

edinburghlive.co.uk ,  4 months ago 12
Edinburgh's Christmas market is still packed - with no social distancing in sight

Exact number of people positive for Covid at Christmas confirmed

Rates have been high across the county The rapid increase in Covid cases in December meant thousands of people in Nottinghamshire had to isolate with Covid on Christmas and Boxing Day. High levels of infection, brought on by the Omicron variant, remained during the festive season. In Nottingham, according to the latest figures updated on December 27, 1,836 additional people had tested positive on Christmas and Boxing Day and have had to self-isolate accordingly.

nottinghampost.com ,  4 months ago 4
Exact number of people positive for Covid at Christmas confirmed

We tried the bratwurst being served at the Christmas Market

That glorious moment when you take the first bite. There's nothing like it, that distinctive taste which never fails to bring in the festive feeling Every year when the mahogany stalls go up in Plymouth City Centre, there are some familiar stalls that come back each year, but there's one in particular that I look forward to the most.

plymouthherald.co.uk ,  5 months ago 1
We tried the bratwurst being served at the Christmas Market

Opening times as Belfast Christmas Market enters its last few days

Everything you need to know as the Christmas Market enters its final few days The Christmas Market returned to City Hall at the end of November for the first time in two years, welcoming thousands of people and bringing with it dozens of international stalls. Now, as we head into the final few days before Christmas, the Market is beginning to wind down for another year.

belfastlive.co.uk ,  5 months ago 0
Opening times as Belfast Christmas Market enters its last few days

What Cardiff looked like on the last shopping weekend before Christmas

People flocked to the city centre, but traders say it was still quieter than pre-Covid as fears grow about the spread of the omicron variant in the UK Hundreds of people headed out into Cardiff city centre on Saturday to do their shopping on the last weekend before Christmas.

walesonline.co.uk ,  5 months ago 55
What Cardiff looked like on the last shopping weekend before Christmas