Upcoming dates

April Market 2019

Enjoy Easter Saturday with us on Saturday 20th April from 9:30am-2pm at Wivenhoe Congregational Hall, High street, Wivenhoe.

We will have plenty of Easter cards, gifts and cake as an alternative (or supplement!) to shop-bought chocolate! We are also welcoming the return of St Botolphs Brewery and Unity Jewellery, and new stallholder Theresa Smith

Plus all the usual local farm produce, food and drink and arts and crafts.

There will also be live music from our busking spot and an Easter Treasure Trail for children.

Contact wivenhoemarket@gmail.com with any queries or to apply for a stall or busking session.

Stalls list

Produce:
Lauriston Farm
Wigborough Traditional Meats
Daymens Hill Farm

Food and Drink:
B Baking cakes
Norwegian Bakers sweet and savoury pastries and buns
SuzyShack preserves and baking
Organic Alex
Delly Jelly jams
Wild Taste foraged foods

Craft/Other:
NEW Theresa Smith homewares and gifts
Unity Jewellery
Sharon Blackman Textiles cards and art
Colne Soap Makers
Simon Peecock art cards and prints
Gaby Wheelhouse preloved clothing
Paul Cherry wooden homewares
Studio 40 cards
The Wee Teddies
Varnes Bespoke art
Jacqueline South illustration and design
Billie Vasquez-Walters home accessories
Fairtrade stall

Cafe/refreshments:
White Gardenia will be popping up in the market cafe with amazing lunches and snacks with lots of vegan and gluten free options. There will also be a coffee and snack stall in the church.

Reuse/refill/recycle:
Sharpening Solutions for your garden tools, kitchen knives etc.
Repair Reuse Recycle CIC refill station for household products including laundry liquid, fabric softener, cleaning fluid etc, and shampoo and handwash.

March Market

Step into Spring with us on Saturday 16th March from 9:30am-2pm at Wivenhoe Congregational Hall, High street, Wivenhoe.

This month we have a Seed Swap stall run by Transition Wivenhoe Allotment Group. Bring your spare seeds and pick up someone else’s surplus! Also the tool sharpening stall will be back so bring your garden tools ready for the new season. Mother’s Day is coming up on 31st March and you’ll find lots of cards and gift ideas.

We welcome a new stall this month, Sharon Blackman Textiles, and the return of Wild Taste’s foraged foods. Please note no craft beer this month but we expect them back in April.

Wivenhoe Woodcraft Folk will run a swap stall for kids’ clothing and school uniform. Bring any unwanted/outgrown items to the market, or to arrange pickups of donations if you can’t bring it yourself on the day – email wivenhoewoodcraft@gmail.com.

Emma’s market cafe offers amazing lunches and snacks with lots of vegan and gluten free options plus teas, coffee and soft drinks. There will also be live music from our busking spot and a craft activity for children.

Contact wivenhoemarket@gmail.com with any queries or to apply for a stall or busking session.

Stalls list so far (will be updated as more stalls are confirmed):

Produce:
Lauriston Farm
Wigborough Traditional Meats
Julian Birch fish
Daymens Hill Farm

Food and Drink:
B Baking cakes
Norwegian Bakers sweet and savoury pastries and buns
The Allergy Brothers gluten free cakes
Good Souls Bakery
SuzyShack preserves and baking
Organic Alex
Delly Jelly jams
Wild Taste foraged foods

Craft/Other:
Fanny Joly hand sewing
Sharon Blackman Textiles cards and art
Colne Soap Makers
Simon Peecock art cards and prints
Gaby Wheelhouse preloved clothing
Paul Cherry wooden homewares
The Wee Teddies
Frinton Seaglass jewellery and cards
Varnes Bespoke art
Jacqueline South illustration and design
Fairtrade stall

Cafe/refreshments:
Emma’s market cafe has amazing lunches and snacks with lots of vegan and gluten free options plus teas, coffee and soft drinks. There will also be a coffee and snack stall in the church.

Reuse/refill/recycle:

Sharpening Solutions for your garden tools, kitchen knives etc.
Repair Reuse Recycle CIC refill station for household products including laundry liquid, fabric softener, cleaning fluid etc, and shampoo and handwash.
‘Bag it Up’ – food staples like muesli base and couscous. Don’t forget to bring your own containers and bags for all these goodies please!
Wivenhoe Woodcraft Folk – children’s clothes/school uniform swap stall

February Market 2019

Show your local market some love on Saturday 16th February from 9:30am-2pm at Wivenhoe Congregational Hall, High street, Wivenhoe.

Stalls include locally raised meat (including biodynamic and organic), locally grown fruit and vegetables, and locally made jams and preserves, crafts, cards, cakes and savouries (including vegan). See below for the full stall list!

The market cafe offers amazing lunches and snacks with lots of vegan and gluten free options plus teas, coffee and soft drinks. There are also also refill stalls for dry foods and household cleaning, laundry and personal care products – bring your own containers and bags please! New this month – a Cable Amnesty for all those old computer cables you may have been hoarding. Just drop them in the bin provided on the refill stall.

Also new this month – a swap stall for kids’ clothing and school uniform, run by Wivenhoe Woodcraft Folk. Bring any unwanted/outgrown items to their stall at the market, or choose something to take away, or both! A donation to the Woodcraft Folk would be appreciated but isn’t essential. There will also be a ‘pay what you like’ preloved toy stall run by the children – donations of toys are welcomed. To arrange pickups of donations if you can’t bring it yourself on the day – email wivenhoewoodcraft@gmail.com.

There will also be live music from our busking spot and a craft activity for children.

Contact wivenhoemarket@gmail.com with any queries or to apply for a stall or busking session.

Stalls list so far (will be updated as more stalls are confirmed):

Produce:
Lauriston Farm
Wigborough Traditional Meats
Julian Birch fish
Daymens Hill Farm

Food and Drink:
NEW St Botolph’s Brewery craft beers
B Baking cakes
Norwegian Bakers sweet and savoury pastries and buns
The Allergy Brothers gluten free cakes
Good Souls Bakery
SuzyShack preserves and baking
Delly Jelly jams

Craft/Other:
Fanny Joly hand sewing
Simon Peecock art cards and prints
Gaby Wheelhouse preloved clothing
Paul Cherry wooden homewares
Studio40 cards
The Wee Teddies
Hearts & Homes soft furnishings
Frinton Seaglass jewellery and cards
Edith and Blanche children’s clothing, quilts
Fairtrade stall
RSPB charity

Cafe/ambient food:
The market cafe has amazing lunches and snacks with lots of vegan and gluten free options plus teas, coffee and soft drinks. There will also be a coffee and snack stall in the church.

Reuse/refill/recycle:
Repair Reuse Recycle CIC refill station for household products including laundry liquid, fabric softener, cleaning fluid etc, and shampoo and handwash. Bring your surplus computer/media cables for the Cable Amnesty.
‘Towards Zero Waste’ food staples like muesli base and couscous. Don’t forget to bring your own containers and bags for all these goodies please!
NEW Wivenhoe Woodcraft Folk children’s clothes/school uniform swap stall and preloved toys
NB no sharpening stall this month, they will be returning in March.

January Market 2019

Come along to our January market on Saturday 19th from 9:30am-2pm at Wivenhoe Congregational Hall, High street, Wivenhoe.

For anyone who’s made a resolution to be greener and/or healthier in 2019, our stallholders can help! Reduce your food miles with locally produced fruit, veg and meat, some of which is also organic/biodynamic, and fresh fish from a local supplier. Reduce plastic use by bringing your containers to refill with cleaning/personal care liquid products and dry goods such as pulses and couscous. Get your gifts and homewares from local craft and design stalls and small eco-friendly businesses. Have a tasty vegan lunch or snack from the market cafe. Bring your kids to have fun at the craft activity being run by the Woodcraft Folk. Above all – come and enjoy shopping and socialising in a convivial atmosphere!

Stalls list so far (will be updated as more stalls are confirmed):

Produce:
Lauriston Farm
Wigborough Traditional Meats
Sunnymead Farm
Julian Birch fish
Daymens Hill Farm

Food:
B Baking cakes
Norwegian Bakers sweet and savoury pastries and buns
Delly Jelly Jams
SuzyShack preserves and bakes

Craft/Other:
Fanny Joly hand sewing
Paul Cherry wooden homewares
Brandao Design wee teddy bears
Hearts & Homes Colchester cushions and handsewn gifts
Varnes Bespoke Creations art
Edith and Blanche children’s clothing, textiles and soft furnishings
Fairtrade stall

Cafe/ambient food:
The market cafe has amazing lunches and snacks with lots of vegan and gluten free options plus teas, coffee and soft drinks. There will also be a coffee and snack stall in the church.

Reuse/refill/recycle:
Repair Reuse Recycle CIC will have the refill station for household products including laundry liquid, fabric softener, cleaning fluid etc, and shampoo and handwash. ‘Towards Zero Waste’ are bringing food staples like muesli base and couscous. Don’t forget to bring your own containers and bags for all these goodies please! NB no sharpening stall this month, they will be returning in March.

Christmas Market

Our Christmas Market will take place on Saturday 15th December from 9:30am-2pm at Wivenhoe Congregational Hall, High street, Wivenhoe.WIVMARKET-CRISTMAS-AD--WEBSITE--RGB - keyline

Expect to find lots of festive goodies, Christmas cards and gift ideas alongside the usual fresh local produce, fruit and veg, meat and fish, handmade crafts, refillables and eco friendly goods.

Tasty lunches and light refreshments will be available plus live music and a mini craft workshop courtesy of Wivenhoe Printworks. We look forward to welcoming you!

Stalls list:

Produce:
Keepers Nursery
Lauriston Farm
Daymens Hill Farm
Wigborough Traditional Meats
Sunnymead Farm
Julian Birch fish

Food:
Bbakes cakes
Wild Celtic Light foraged foods
Norwegian Bakers
Delly Jelly Jams
The Allergy Brothers cakes
SuzyShack preserves and gift hampers
Organic Alex

Craft/Other:
Gaby Wheelhouse pre-loved clothing
Simon Peecock prints and cards
Colne Soap Makers
Frinton Seaglass jewellery
Varnes Bespoke Creations art
Billie Vasquez homewares
Sewn with Soul
Jacqueline South Illustration & Design
Hearts and Homes Colchester
Studio 40 cards and stationery
Wee Teddies
Unity Jewellery
Fanny Joly hand sewing
Dotty Bee art and cards
Dainty as a Daisy jewellery
Jan Williams story teller with books
Neil Acland homemade xmas cards and upcycled chairs
Jean Howard vintage jewellery and collectables
Paul Cherry wooden and cast iron products
RSPB
The Samaritans
ACE Health Check van (blood pressure, cholesterol, lifestyle information)

Cafe/ambient food:
Good Souls Bakery are ‘popping up’ in the market cafe this month with delicious homemade soup and refreshments.

Reuse/refill/recycle:
Aiming to reduce waste, we welcome Sharpening Solutions to revive your tools and knives. Repair Reuse Recycle CIC will have the refill station for household products including laundry liquid, fabric softener, cleaning fluid etc. ‘Bag It Up’ are bringing food staples like muesli base and couscous. Don’t forget to bring your own containers and bags for all these goodies please!

There will also be live music from our busking spot – we welcome new musicians so contact wivenhoemarket@gmail.com if interested in playing for us.

November Market

Come along to our November market on Saturday 17th from 9:30am-2pm at Wivenhoe Congregational Hall, High street, Wivenhoe.

This is an early Christmas market so expect to find lots of seasonal goodies and gift ideas alongside the usual fresh local produce, fruit and veg, meat and fish, handmade crafts, refillables and eco friendly goods.

Lunches, light refreshments and street food stalls will be available plus live music and Wivenhoe Printworks are running a ‘print your own wrapping paper’ mini craft workshop for all ages.

Stalls list:

Produce:
Keepers Nursery
Lauriston Farm
Daymens Hill Farm
Wigborough Traditional Meats
Sunnymead Farm
Bennison Farm Community Supported Agriculture
Julian Birch fish

Food:
Bracken Sparkes cakes
Wild Celtic Light foraged foods
Norwegian Bakers
Delly Jelly Jams
The Allergy Brothers cakes
SuzyShack bread and preserves

Craft/Other:
Gaby Wheelhouse pre-loved clothing
Simon Peecock prints and cards
Colne Soap Makers
Poured to Perfection
Frinton seaglass jewellery
Sewn With Soul
Varnes Bespoke Creations art
Billie Vasquez homewares
Jacqueline South Illustration & Design
Hearts and Homes Colchester
The Kind Store UK eco and cruelty-free goods
Studio 40 cards and stationery
Brandao Design – mini teddies
Unity Jewellery
Fanny Joly hand sewing
Vintage Candles
Little Sew & Sews
Daisy Courtauld art and cards

Cafe/ambient food:
The Chaotic Cafe will be serving amazing lunches and snacks with lots of vegan and gluten free options plus teas, coffee and soft drinks. We will also have ‘Zao’ middle Eastern food and the Congregational Church will be doing a BBQ stall.

Reuse/refill/recycle:
Aiming to reduce waste, we welcome Sharpening Solutions to revive your tools and knives. Repair Reuse Recycle CIC will have the refill station for household products including laundry liquid, fabric softener, cleaning fluid etc. ‘Bag It Up’ are bringing food staples like muesli base and couscous. Don’t forget to bring your own containers and bags for all these goodies please!

There will also be live music from our busking spot – we welcome new musicians so contact wivenhoemarket@gmail.com if interested in playing for us.

October Market

Come along to our October market on Saturday 20th from 9:30am-2pm at Wivenhoe Congregational Hall, High street, Wivenhoe.

STALLS LIST

Produce:

  • Keepers Nursery
  • Lauriston Farm
  • Daymens Hill Farm
  • Wigborough Traditional Meats
  • Sunnymead Farm
  • Bennisons Farm
  • Julian Birch fish

Food:

  • Organic Alex vegan and raw food
  • Norwegian Bakers
  • Delly Jelly Jams
  • Allergy Brothers cakes
  • Suzy Shack bread and preserves

Craft/Other:

  • Gaby Wheelhouse pre-loved clothing
  • Simon Peecock prints
  • Colne Soap
  • Poured to Perfection
  • Dainty as a Daisy jewellery
  • Frinton seaglass jewellery
  • Sewn with Soul cushions
  • Marian Varnes art
  • Billie Vasquez homewares
  • Jacqueline South art
  • Hearts & Homes homewares
  • Kind Store eco products

Cafe/ambient food:
The Chaotic Cafe will be serving amazing lunches and snacks with lots of vegan and gluten free options plus teas, coffee and soft drinks. We are also welcoming Purple Elephant veggie Indian food and Zao middle Eastern food. The Congregational Church will once again be doing a BBQ stall with bacon rolls.

Reuse/refill/recycle
Aiming to reduce waste, we welcome Sharpening Solutions to revive your tools and knives. Repair Reuse Recycle CIC will have the refill station for household products including laundry liquid and fabric softener, handwash, cleaning fluid and shampoo. Bag It Up are bringing food staples like muesli base and couscous. Don’t forget to bring your own containers and bags for all these goodies please! We also have Thrifty Tiffins containers for your takeaway food/packed lunches – no more plastic boxes!

There will also be live music from our busking spot – we welcome new musicians so contact wivenhoemarket@gmail.com if interested in playing for us.