Market News


Friday 20th March 2015

Well I don’t like to be the harbinger of bad news but I’m afraid I have to announce that the weekly Thursday food market in Swindon town centre, that was in Havelock Square, and was due to return at the end of March, will not now be happening…

Wednesday 11th February 2015

Well well, how delightful, this year’s Valentine’s Day falls on a Saturday and down at the farmers’ market we are all getting ready for a big foodie love-in by getting out the bunting.

Wednesday 4th February 2015

Here at the market office we are preparing the annual mail-out for stallholders’ re-registration. In order to renew our FARMA certification for the farmers’ markets we organise, we need every stallholder who trades at the markets anytime during the year to provide up to date paperwork for their business. The inspector visits our office after going round the markets and checks that the records we hold are up to date.

Friday 23rd January 2015

Ho hum the winter doldrums are upon us. It’s cold, it’s damp and it’s horrible! Imagine what life on the farm is like now! Nevertheless the weather can’t stop the work; animals must be fed and looked after, vegetables must be harvested, fields must be prepared, early season arable crops

Wednesday 21st January 2015

Let’s talk about cheese for a change shall we? Let’s flag up one of the market’s strongest points; there is a really great selection of cheese every week at the market!