A cyclist from Trowbridge in Wiltshire is marking the Magna Carta’s 800th anniversary by riding 800 miles for charity.
Lance Allan (pictured) called on Leicester, in his arduous cycle through the 23 towns that were home to the rebel barons who forced King John to accept the Magna Carta.
Leicester Market trader Natali Gonzalez, who owns Colombian hot food stall Tasty Gonzalez/Empanada Social Club, revealed her joy at her stall being named one of the top places in Leicestershire for Latin food by the Leicester Mercury.
IT’S been twelve months since the new food hall at Leicester Market opened its doors to the public – and the bright and airy new building is proving to be a hit with both traders and shoppers.
Latest EventsAward Winning Global Market Returns to Leicester»
The Global Market is set to return to Leicester this Summer. Shoppers will be spoilt for choice as a huge mix of authentic continental treats will be available daily from Wednesday 8th July until Sunday 12th July.Leicester Market celebrates the 800th Anniversary of the Magna Carta»
In celebration the Market Customer Service Centre (2-4 Market Place South) is displaying a collection of old weights and measures regularly used in Leicester in its window and putting on some special events.
Latest Trader SpotlightsTrader Spotlight – Sherwin’s Cheese Bar»
As soon as you walk into Leicester Market’s new Food Hall, you can’t help but smile as the senses come under attack through a mixture of amazing sights and smells courtesy of the Hall’s traders. Depending on which entrance to the Food Hall you take, one of the first traders you come across is Sherwin’s […]Trader Spotlight – Verity’s Market Café»
Bacon, crumpets and Yorkshire tea; what more could shoppers and traders at Leicester Market ask for? Following the grand opening of ‘Verity’s Market Café’ in November’s Winter Food Festival, we caught up with Verity herself to find out why she decided to set up the café and what she has on offer to satisfy your taste buds…
Latest Food BlogsProper Potato Salad»
Sometimes you just have to make something yourself if you want achieve the result you desire… Adam Garett eulogises over his fresh and simple Potato Salad recipe in his latest food blog.Spring Vegetable Stew»
Calling this a vegetable stew may be a little misleading; a stew signifies long slow cooking which is not required for this dish. But if you wanted to get technical, you could call it a ‘vignole’ which is the Roman name for this type of cooking.