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The market is open for fresh food and produce, plants and cycle services. Other licensed traders are unable to open their stalls, either because of the national lockdown restrictions or because their opening would contribute to the risk of unsafe numbers of people gathering and loitering in and around the market area.

Please wear a face covering in the market and move on quickly after doing your shopping to make way for others to do theirs.

Stalls have been trading at the historic market square in the city centre since the middle ages.

The market square was recently awarded a certificate of excellence by TripAdvisor.

Monday to Saturday general market

From Monday to Saturday, 10am to 4pm, stalls at the general marketsell a wide range of goods. These include books, music, films, clothes, jewellery, fresh food, second-hand bikes, plants, mobile phones and accessories, and much more.

Many of our regular traders also sell online. If you’re looking for special gifts for family and friends, check Click it Local or Mecommi. We have also listed many traders’ websites below.

Sunday food, art and craft market

The market square also hosts a flourishing local food,art and craft market on Sundays, from 10am to 4pm.

Vendors sell organic produce from local farmers and work from some of the region's most talented artists, craftsmen, potters, sculptors and photographers.

All Saints’ Garden market

TheAll Saints’ Garden art and craft marketcan be found on Trinity Street every Saturday from 10am to 4pm. It’s open on some weekdays too, depending on the season.

Market traders

Last updated: 6 November 2020.