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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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Archbishop of York visits Moor Market

Father Grant Naylor and Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, at the Moor Market

14 September 2015 The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, visited the Moor Market on Saturday, 12 September, as part of a four-day “Crossroads” mission across Sheffield Diocese, involving 21 Bishops of the Church of England. During his visit he talked to traders and shoppers alike, as well as sampling a Portugese tart and buying fresh produce including olives. The ...

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Archbishop set to visit Moor Market

Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu

6 August 2015 The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, will visit the Moor Market next month as part of a four-day “Crossroads” mission across Sheffield Diocese, involving 21 Bishops of the Church of England. Hundreds of events will take place as part of the Crossroads Mission across the region in schools, pubs, universities, colleges, shopping centres, community centres, cafes ...

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Fun summer of activities at Moor Market

30 July 2015 Mini golf, puppet shows and storytelling are just part of a packed schedule of free family-friendly activities coming to the Moor Market this summer. Events will be taking place each Wednesday, Friday and Saturday throughout August and range from sports activities such as mini golf and ping pong through to storytelling and the little library, puppet shows ...

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Small Business Saturday sees launch of free Christmas shoppers’ parking from 2pm on Saturday afternoons

Grace Bolsover, of Grace's Fabrics in the Moor Market

Tuesday 2 December 2014 Shoppers in Sheffield are being encouraged to support independent traders this weekend, in recognition of “Small Business Saturday.” Small Business Saturday, which falls on Saturday, 6 December, is a national, non-political campaign which aims to encourage consumers to ‘shop local’ and support small businesses in their communities. The initiative is particularly relevant in Sheffield, with the ...

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Christmas shoppers to enjoy free parking across the city

Magical Moor Market Express

Tuesday 25 November 2014 Parking in Sheffield City Council car parks is set to be free on Saturday afternoons in the run-up to Christmas, to provide a welcome boost for retailers and shoppers across the city. Free parking will apply at the authority’s pay and display on-street and off-street parking, both in the city centre and in district shopping centres, ...

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Further details revealed of Sheffield’s spectacular Christmas

Jacks of Frost

CBeebies stars, singers who triumphed in Britain’s Got Talent and an X-Factor winner are among the famous faces set to entertain at Sheffield’s Christmas lights switch-on this weekend. A full programme of entertainment will begin from 2pm on Sunday, November 23, before the big switch itself is flicked at 5.30pm in the Peace Gardens. On the Heart Stage in the ...

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Independent traders popping up in Moor Market

Emma and Ross Dack of Dack Images Clothing and Design

Pop-up shop programmers “Common People” are opening two new stalls in Sheffield’s Moor Market as hireable spaces for new retailers. In collaboration with Sheffield City Council, the organisation hopes to encourage new independent businesses to take space in the Moor Market, try out trading and grow in a vibrant environment. The Community Interest Company (CIC), which runs a successful pop-up ...

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