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New Year, New You at Moor Market

The Moor Market, Sheffield. Image courtesy of Marc Barker.

Friday 13 January 2017 It’s more often known as the place to buy fresh produce, flowers, crafts and gifts – rather than somewhere to get fit. But to mark the New Year, the Moor Market is hosting a range of special events on Saturdays, focused on getting customers feeling good. On Saturday 14 January, at 11am there will be a ...

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Shoppers returning to Moor Market

Moor Market, Sheffield

4 January 2017 Another successful year looks to be in store for Sheffield’s Moor Market, with latest figures showing a six per cent increase in shoppers in 2016, compared to 2015. Last year was a great year for the market, which is home to more than 90 independent traders, with almost three million shopping visits for the year as a ...

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Olympic medallist and X Factor star to take the stage as Sheffield sparkles

Crowds at the 2015 Christmas Lights switch-on

17 November 2016 SILVER medal winning trampolinist Bryony Page and X Factor singer Gifty Louise are among the well-known faces set to switch on Sheffield’s Christmas lights this Sunday, 20 November. A full programme of entertainment will take place across the city throughout the day, before the lights are switched on in the Peace Gardens at 5pm. Choirs, street entertainers, ...

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Meet the man behind the pram: Local hero at Moor Market book signing

Sheffield's Man With the Pram, John Burkhill

Thursday 10 November 2016 John Burkhill, Sheffield’s famous ‘mad man with the pram’, has penned his long-awaited autobiography telling his fascinating tale of a truly unique life, and this Saturday 12 November lucky Sheffielders have the chance to get their copy signed by the local legend himself. ‘Distance No Object: Sheffield’s Man with the Pram’ is full of moving memories, ...

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Moor Market traders bare all for autism

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Wednesday 2 November 2016 Moor Market traders shed their clothes and their inhibitions this week, bravely posing for a naked calendar to raise money for local charity, Buzz Sheffield, who run an autism friendly stay and play group and support vulnerable families across Sheffield. The market traders regularly support local charities through activities in the market but wanted to do ...

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Moor Market attracts more than ever

The Moor Market, Sheffield. Image courtesy of Marc Barker.

Tuesday 27 September 2016 People in Sheffield are realising exactly why there are more reasons to visit the Moor Market, as last week saw an increase of 13,000 visitors compared to previous weeks. The market, which has 90 independent traders offering a diverse mix of stalls from international cuisine to occasion wear, fresh fruit and veg to hair and beauty, florists ...

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Hi ho hi ho, it’s off to the market we go…

Cast of Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs

23 September 2016 The cast of this years Sheffield Theaters panto Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs popped into the Moor Market this week. Cast member Wendi Peters, Corries Cilla Battersby, who plays the Wicked Queen sampled the wares at Stuart’s Fruit and Veg. Alongside were fellow cast members including Sheffield pantomime legend Damian Williams plays Nurse Nelly and Phil Gallagher playing Muddles. Phil is best ...

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Vintage Treasures in the Moor Market

Photo Credit: Sheffield Antiques Quarter

22 September 2016 The Moor Market plays host to all things classic and quirky with a new monthly vintage pop-up market this Saturday 24 September. The pop-up style event is a collaboration between The Moor Market and Sheffield Antiques Quarter and will feature around 40 Stalls of retro, vintage, arts, crafts, salvage, artisan wares and antiques. ‘Top Notch’ traders from ...

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I bet that you look good on the dance…Moor

Headphones at the ready for the BBC Music Day 'Headphone Disco'

Raving by the root vegetables, moshing at the meat counter or fandango to the fishmongers. Shoppers are in for more than just their weekly shop or a bite to eat when they visit the Moor Market this Friday. Music and food lovers can take part in the first ever ‘Headphone Disco’ hosted in an indoor market as part of the city’s ...

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McKee and more reasons to visit your Moor Market this April

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Friday 8 April 2016 Shoppers at the Moor Market this Saturday 9 April are in with a chance of getting their hands on one of 100 special Pete McKee posters for his upcoming exhibition, signed by the Sheffield artist himself. The team behind summer holiday themed show, ‘6 Weeks to Eternity’ are taking over a stall at the Moor Market ...

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Today’s Moor Market Roadshow Top Picks

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The Moor Market hits Fargate this morning for the first of our monthly roadshows. The mini-market gives you a chance to sample what’s on offer in the market and each month will bring a different selection of stalls. Here’s our Top Picks from this week’s traders: Worldwide Candy Co. sells drinks, candy and snacks from America, Australia and Japan. This limited-edition Strawberry Cheesecake flavoured ...

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Moor Market Roadshows are coming to town

Market stalls on Fargate

Tuesday 2 February Get a flavour for the Moor Market as Sheffield City Council brings a selection of its independent traders to Fargate – with roadshow style mini-markets on the first Thursday of every month. For one day a month city centre shoppers will be able to sample what’s on offer at the Moor Market and each month will bring ...

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Occupancy levels soar at Moor Market

Sean Clarke at Beer Central, with a festive ale

Friday 4 December 2015 New figures reveal that trader occupancy rates at the Moor Market have soared from 70 per cent to 82 per cent in just six months. Among around 15 new traders to have moved in in recent weeks – or will be moving in soon – are a bespoke barbers’, a new flower stall, a Portugese deli, ...

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Get moor from your market this Christmas

Sean Clarke at Beer Central, with a festive ale

23 November 2015 Turkey, sprouts and festive ales will be on most people’s Christmas shopping lists this year. And with around 80 independent traders selling a huge range of meat, fish, vegetables, beverages and fresh produce, the Moor Market is the place to buy all the ingredients for the festive season. With the food shopping taken care of, the market ...

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