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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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Click Here to Read MoreGet Your New Year Off To A Healthy Start

Buying healthy doesn’t mean spending more – Leicester Market is the perfect place to stock up on fresh, local produce to get your New Year going in the right direction. Every day, a huge range of fruit and vegetable traders deliver a vast array of colour and taste, offering your basket staples in addition to […]

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Click Here to Read MoreIt’s Never Too Early to Plan Your Christmas Feast

Leicester’s famous market is gearing up for the busiest week of the year by filling its stalls with everything you need for the perfect Christmas dinner. As well as offering the freshest fruit and vegetables, the market’s also the place to go for chickens and turkeys, hams and sausages, dates and figs, and an impressive […]

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Click Here to Read MoreMarket To Host Special Leicester Comedy Festival Launch Event

Leicester Market is delighted to announce that it is to host a special launch event for the 2018 Leicester Comedy Festival on Saturday 4th November between 11.00am and 3.00pm, which will see brochures handed out to members of the public, in addition to venues promoting their respective shows in what promises to be an amazing […]

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Click Here to Read MoreAwesome Autumnal Produce at Leicester Market

The leaves are brown, the days are shorter and the weather is cooler. Yep, autumn is definitely upon us, and with Halloween and Bonfire Night just a few days away – there’s no better place to get everything you need to entertain than Leicester Market. First up is Halloween. Perhaps you need to pick up […]

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Click Here to Read MoreTraining Offered to Budding Market Entrepreneurs

A brand-new FREE training scheme is to offer a launch pad for aspiring entrepreneurs to trade at the ever-popular Leicester Market. The five-week course, which is due to commence on Monday 30 October, is being delivered by Leicester Adult Skills and Learning, alongside Leicester City Council’s markets team. The course will combine hands-on experience of […]

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Click Here to Read MoreJoin our Macmillan Coffee Morning

Leicester Market is joining in with the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 29th September, and inviting traders and shoppers to join together to enjoy a cuppa and raise money for an excellent cause – Macmillan Cancer Support. From 10:00am, pop down to Market Square and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee with a […]

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Click Here to Read MoreTraders to Commence Charity Cycle

This weekend, a group of traders from one of Leicester Markets’ most well-known fruit and veg stalls will be completing a gruelling 100-mile cycle ride from Leicester to Skegness to raise funds for a young boy with Cerebral Palsy who requires specialist surgery. Bleu Greenwood has Cerebral Palsy in all four limbs, with dystonia dystrophy […]

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Click Here to Read MoreRice, Spice and So Much More… Visit Rahel’s Spices & Deli

Leicester Market has a new trader on the block, and she’s bringing the flavours of Europe and beyond to shoppers wishing to inject some life into their food – making it incredibly simple in the process. Located at Unit 29 in our outdoor covered market, Rahel’s Spices & Deli is a sight to behold. Hand-crafted […]

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