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Click Here to Read MoreSun’s Out, BBQs Out – Everything You Need At Leicester Market

Summer is finally here – and what better way to celebrate than to get out in the garden, fire up the barbecue and get the family and friends round. At Leicester Market, we have everything you need to make your barbecue sizzle, from fresh cuts of meat to prepared kebabs, sausages and burgers. If you’re […]

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Click Here to Read MoreGive Us Your Feedback – Win £30 Food Hall Voucher

We’re always eager to obtain feedback from the public. Leicester Market is therefore pleased to announce that a brand-new survey has been launched to gain the thoughts and opinions of the Leicester public, in order to allow us to improve the experience shoppers have when visiting. PLUS as an added incentive, those that complete our […]

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Click Here to Read MoreWin With Love Your Local Market

Between 17 and 31 May 2018, we’re joining the entire nation in celebrating Love Your Local Market fortnight; two weeks celebrating retail and wholesale markets across the country. Leicester Market is an award-winning market at the centre of the local community and we know that a huge number of people within the city love their […]

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Click Here to Read MoreThank You Mick

After 45 plus years trading on Leicester Market, Mick Brennan, of Brennan’s Candy Cabin has decided to retire. Friday 13 April marks his last day on Leicester Market but don’t worry – the shop won’t be closing. Long-time employee Charlotte Marriott, who originally started working for Mick in 2005, will be taking over the business. […]

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Click Here to Read MoreRevamp For Leicester Market

A year-long programme of works that will transform Leicester’s historic outdoor market gets under way next month. The £1.86million scheme will include simple measures – a deep clean, a coat of paint and new LED lighting – as well as more significant changes that will have a big impact on the look and feel of […]

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Click Here to Read MoreDuo of Traders to Accept Healthy Start Vouchers

As of Monday 12 February, Leicester Market fruit and veg traders Vicki Chapple and Pasquale Garcea will be accepting Healthy Start vouchers in exchange for their fresh produce. Healthy Start is the UK government’s food welfare scheme for pregnant women with a low income, families with young children, and pregnant teenagers. Through Healthy Start, eligible […]

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Click Here to Read MoreJack Deevey

Over the weekend, Leicester Market was saddened by the news that Jack Deevey, one of the Market’s legendary traders who had been enjoying retirement, had passed away. Everybody at Leicester Market – staff and traders – would like to send their condolences to all of Jack’s family and friends at this sad time. Jack will […]

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Click Here to Read MoreBig Week Ahead – Get Everything You Need in One Place

With so much taking place next week, there’s only one place you need to go to get everything you need – Leicester Market. FLIPPIN’ HECK – IT’S PANCAKE DAY! Tuesday 13 February is Shrove Tuesday – better known by many as Pancake Day. On the day itself, we’ll be hosting our annual Pancake Race in […]

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Click Here to Read MoreHundreds Attend Alice Hawkins Statue Unveiling

Over 1,000 people from across Leicestershire and beyond attended Leicester Market on Sunday 4 February, as a statue commemorating one of the suffragette movement’s leading lights – Alice Hawkins – was unveiled in the new Market Square. Since it’s unveiling, the stunning representation has been frequently visited by people keen to find out more about […]

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Click Here to Read MoreTrader Spotlight – Hungry Dog

Chances are, you might not have spotted Hungry Dog at Leicester Market yet – but trust us, once you find them, you’ll keep coming back for more. One of the newest stalls at Leicester Market, Hungry Dog is located at the back of our award-winning Food Hall, opening out into the wonderful new Market Square, […]

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