Tamworth Market Joins Nationwide Celebration of Love Your Local Market

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Tamworth Market is proud to announce its participation in the prestigious Love Your Local Market (LYLM), joining more than 660 markets across the UK in celebrating market culture and heritage.

Love Your Local Market is an annual celebration that takes place in May each year, with this year's event scheduled from Friday 17th May to Saturday 1st June. Tamworth Market will be joining the festivities on Tuesday 21st May, showcasing its vibrant market culture and community spirit.

Markets have been an integral part of towns and villages for centuries, serving as the cornerstone of every major settlement throughout history. LYLM aims to highlight the importance of markets in our communities and celebrate their cultural significance.

Since its inception as part of the Portas Review in 2012, Love Your Local Market has grown into a global campaign, with over 3,000 events taking place in more than 17 countries. 

Led by the National Association of British Market Authorities (NABMA), Love Your Local Market is supported by central government, public and private sector market operators, and the wider market industry. LSD Promotions, the operator of Tamworth Market, proudly supports the LYLM campaign every year.

"We are thrilled to be part of Love Your Local Market once again this year," said Siobhan, Communications and Engagement Manager at LSD Promotions. "Tamworth Market has a rich history and plays a vital role in the community. This campaign gives us the opportunity to celebrate our market heritage and connect with our customers in a meaningful way."

Tamworth Market invites residents and visitors to join in the festivities during Love Your Local Market. From fresh produce to artisan crafts, there's something for everyone to enjoy at Tamworth Market.


About Tamworth Street Market: 

Tamworth Market, steeped in history dating back to medieval times, remains a vibrant hub of activity in the heart of the town. Held on Tuesday’s & Saturday’s, it offers a diverse array of goods, from fresh produce and artisanal crafts to clothing and household items, and not forgetting trader royalty: Spudman! With its charming stalls and bustling atmosphere, Tamworth Market continues to uphold its tradition of supporting community spirit and providing locals with essential goods and unique finds. Whether you're seeking fresh ingredients or browsing for treasures, Tamworth Market offers an authentic shopping experience that reflects the town's rich heritage.