New indoor market proves popular in Derbyshire town

Alfreton indoor market is proving popular.
Alfreton indoor market is proving popular.

Foodies and vintage fans can enjoy a new indoor market in Alfreton.

The first Crafty Saturday – a selection of stalls selling crafts, homemade gifts and locally produced items - took place on April 6 at Alfreton Indoor Market and word quickly spread with the event producing a full market on the May 4.

Further events planned are: second Saturday of each month - a food event; third Saturday for vintage / table top where you will be able to browse bric-a-brac, memorablia and retro goodies; fourth Saturday for young traders – aged 16 – 30 this is your opportunity to start your own business.

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All of the usual stalls at the Institute Lane site will be open for business at the same time.

In addition to the usual 8.30am-4.30pm opening times on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, the indoor market is also now open on Wednesdays between 8.30am and 2pm.