European funding of almost £2million has been awarded to Leicester City Council to help progress plans for the redevelopment of the city’s indoor market hall. The European Regional Development Fund has awarded the city council £1.9million to help pay for the creation of a new public square and the demolition of the existing 1970s indoor […]
As work continues on Leicester Market’s new indoor market development, the shape and structure of the food hall begins to become apparent. Scheduled for an Easter 2014 opening, the new indoor market development is to now rapidly take shape, with laminated beams shortly set to arrive to add to the near-completed structure. Meanwhile, food traders […]
Latest EventsMarket Gets Festive»
After the recent success of the Winter Food and Craft Festival, Leicester Market will be holding two Christmas Craft Mini Markets on Saturday 14th and Saturday 21st December in honour of Love Your Local Market Christmas. From 10:00am – 4:00pm traders will be selling a variety of jewellery, handbags, scarves, trinkets, stained glass, handcrafted oak […]
Latest Trader SpotlightsTrader Spotlight – Sita Vig»
One of Leicester Market’s long-serving traders, Sita Vig is providing shoppers in Leicester with something not widely available on the city’s high street.
Latest Shopper TestimonialsSteve Walsh, former Captain of Leicester City Football Club»
“Leicester Market is the heartbeat of our county. It is essential that we all support our local services, such as the market, especially given the current economic climate. I am passionate about Leicester and I’m proud to call it my adopted home.”Tom Meighan, Lead singer of Kasabian»
“It’s one of the best in England! I just go down there and walk around, buy dragon fruit, the missus likes it. It’s got bread stalls, cake stalls, stalls that sell all PlayStation and Nintendo games, lovely cheese, brilliant fish. Great market, man.” Share/Bookmark
Latest Food and RecipesCitrus and Pomegranate Salad»
A recipe with plenty of lively flavours. Mix up your Christmas dinner this year and add this dish as a starter!Sprout & Potato Quiche»
A recipe perfect for if you have any leftovers from Christmas Day. Alternatively, buy the ingredients fresh from Leicester Market!