Christmas in the Grainger Market

We’re now fully booked for our Christmas market. Thanks so much to everyone who got in touch. We’re still taking names for the waiting list, if you’d like to be the first to know if we get a cancellation just email and let me know with all the same details as below.


You can now book for Saturday 5th December in the Grainger Market. How exciting is that?

We’re looking for stallholders with the most wonderful and unique handmade, designed and recycled works. Artists, designers and makers of all kinds, to help us celebrate Christmas.

If you’d like to apply just email makeandmendmarket@gmail.com, if this is your first market with us please also send some photos of your work and a description of what you do. This helps us keep the markets exciting and varied. Please read our StallholderAgreement before booking.

Stalls are £25. The council require stallholders at the Grainger Market to have public liability cover for up to £5million.


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New Dates to Book

We’re now taking bookings for the following dates in the Star and Shadow Cinema:

  • 18th October

If this will be your first market with us please send some photos of your work when booking.

Make & Mend Christmas Market 2014

The Star and Shadow is moving. To help raise extra funds for the move we’re putting on a lovely family friendly market on the 18th October. There will be a fantastic selection of handmade, recycled, locally made and designed work and vintage.

Stalls are £20, stallholders must bring their own table or display.
The market will run from 10am until 5pm.

We’ll be back in the Grainger Market in February. If you have any questions about the markets just ask.