Shambles News

  Join us in Shambles Food Court every Friday straight from work, and help us welcome in the weekend! Wind down with some world street food and a refreshing drink from the bar, whilst listening to some funky tunes courtesy of your favourite local DJ’s. We’ve also invited some local music buffs to bring their record collections for you to browse, so pick...

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It’s Love Your Local Market fortnight and across the country and in 17 countries, markets are promoting the fantastic work they do in the community to encourage the next generation of entrepreneurs, promote performance in towns and city centres and embrace local charities and businesses. If you haven’t been to your local market recently, make the most of the Bank...

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    Browse unique works from local artists and crafters at the monthly Makers’ Market, on the last Sunday of each month in the Shambles Market! The next Makers Market’s will be held on: Sunday 24th September Sunday 29th October Sunday 26th November The last event of the year will be our special Christmas Makers’ Market on Sunday 17th December! This...

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Home-grown herbs for Shambles Food Court traders. The newly-developed Shambles Food Court, next to Shambles Market, received a makeover on Wednesday 15th March at 10:30am, when a group of local volunteers spent the morning installing flowerbeds and planting herbs, trees and vegetables to brighten up the area. Make It York teamed up with experts at Edible York, a local charity...

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Cross of York, found in Shambles Market, is York’s oldest fishmonger and has had a presence in the city since the 1930s. In 1995, current owner Andrew Kenny took over running the kiosk in the Shambles Market as the fourth generation in a family of fishmongers. Andrew, who himself was elected the President of the National Federation of Fishmongers (NFF) in 2016, is delighted to share with...

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#ResFest17 York Residents’ Festival on Sat 28th – Sun 29th January 2017 gives residents the chance to explore the city and be a tourist for the weekend – for free! Organised by Visit York this annual Festival is a way of saying a HUGE ‘thank you’ for the warm welcome you give to York’s 7 million visitors. It’s a great way to discover York’s...

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  Keep your eyes peeled for mentions and features on York’s markets! Read some of our mentions below: Visit York York Mix Cheaprooms   Press Articles: Global Cuisine to boost Shambles Market. More night markets planned for Shambles Market  

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  From Monday 19th -Friday 23rd December, visit the Shambles Market for a family-friendly, festive-themed trail. Find all the images from the traditional ’12 days of Christmas’ carol hidden around the Shambles Market. As you search, tick off their their locations on the form (available to pick up from Blueberry at Silver Street), then trade in your completed answer sheet...

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Join Minster FM for the Shambles Market Christmas Party Weekend! This special event will be held on Saturday 17th December between 10am and 4.30pm, and Sunday 18th December between 11am and 4.30pm. Bring the whole family to be entertained at the first ever Shambles Market Christmas Party in York. Enjoy two days of festive entertainment, shopping and freebies, and celebrate the final...

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This Christmas, find Santa in his cosy, wooden grotto in York! Nestled in the Shambles Food Court in Shambles Market, Santa can be visited from December 3rd – 24th, before he flies around the world on his annual delivery run! Run by York’s Chocolate Story, the grotto’s opening times are: Weekdays from 3rd – 16th December: 12pm-5pm Weekdays from 17th–...

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