We attended one of the regular Farmer’s Market sessions now being held at the United Reform Church Hall in Herne Bay High Street on Saturday 21st April. Several members made cakes, marmalade and chutney’s which were very popular and we also had a selection of patio plants. Our packets of Urban Meadow seeds were very popular and there are still a …Read More »
Market was a fairy tale despite missing stalls The butcher did not turn up, the baker was in fine form and the candlestick maker continued to prove elusive. But Herne Bay’s first farmers’ market got off to a fine start – bar a few minor teething problems. The market, held in United Church hall on Saturday, March 3, could now …Read More »
Stall holders lining up for market plan
Plans for a farmers' market in the Bay are gaining pace, with organiser Vanessa Hill already lining up stall holders.
She received a flurry of calls after being featured in last week's Times and plans to hold the first of the fortnightly markets on Saturday March 3 in the Methodist church hall in the High Street.Read More »
Now this is a fantastic idea, and I wish Vanessa every success. This would be a great opportunity for local producers to sell locally, and as Vanessa points out, an opportunity to get a foot on the retail ladder without the costs of opening a shop. A cook who believes the Bay is ripe for a farmers’ market is hoping …Read More »