Clitheroe Country Market Food reopens March 23rd 9.15 -12
This year Clitheroe Country Market celebrate their 50th birthday Its a double celebration because 2019 is also the centenary year for Country Markets Ltd. One hundred years of Country Markets (formerly known as WI markets) across the UK. Various ideas have been put forward to mark these occasions so keep your eyes peeled for news and… Continue reading Double celebrations ahead
Sunny Mornings Welcome It’s so much easier to get up for market when it’s light outside and the birds are singing! Hopefully with the snow and frost behind us we can see the plant stall blossoming before our eyes. The past few weeks have been a real contrast and visitor numbers have fluctuated with the… Continue reading Spring has finally Sprung
News from Lancashire Country Markets On Tuesday we had a visit from Jim Pawson (Chairman of Lancashire Country Markets) and he brought us news and photos from the recent Spring Council meeting. Here is his report: For several years Lancashire Country Markets has been invited by the Lancashire Federation of W.I.s to participate in their… Continue reading Lancashire WI Spring Council Meeting
Boiling, bubbling, clicking and sticking After meeting our friends from the other Lancashire Country Markets at our recent AGM held in Pendleton Village Hall and sharing news and experiences, we are ready to Spring into action as the Clitheroe Country Market reopens on Tuesday March 15th – don’t forget the new extended opening times (goods… Continue reading Lancashire Country Markets
There were blue skies for our first market of 2015 It’s so much easier getting up in the morning now that its lighter and brighter! We were soon back in the swing of things and the market routine brought an order to the chaos of the arrival of market members with plenty to catch up… Continue reading Spring visits opening market
If there is space in your border – why not fill it with one of our lovely home grown blooms? The plant table is full of all sorts of perennials at this time of year just waiting for a good home.
Our plant stall is growing by the week and there are some real home grown bargains to be found. The splash of colour provides a cheerful welcome to the market and we can imagine that summer really is on it’s way.
The Lancashire Country Market AGM The AGM was held on Monday 3rd March at Kirkham United Reformed Church and well attended by representatives of the Lancashire Country Markets. Despite the difficult trading conditions of the past year all markets had a successful 2013 and are preparing to start their first markets of 2014. After business… Continue reading A Ringing Start to 2014