December 2015

This months market on December 5th is a part of the first Horsforth Christmas Trail.  After the market in the morning, there will be a Art and Craft market in the afternoon at the same venue and then, from 5 – 8 pm in and around St Margaret’s Church, there will be stalls, music, hot food, mulled wine etc.  There are lots of other activities taking place on the day around Horsforth – look out for local publicity.

 

Unfortunately Gluten Freekz is unable to be at the market this month but will be back with us in the new year.

 

This month we welcome for the first time ‘Sweet Spice’ with a wide variety of granola breakfast cereals plus hot chai tea for a winter warmer!
 
Entertainment this month is Christmas themed.  There will also be the chance to dress up and have a photo taken as part of a nativity scene.

 

Our guest stalls were I Spice: spiced vegan food, Round Greeen Farm: venison products, Olianas: Italian foods, Sweet Spice: hot chai tea and granola breakfast cereals, Dogsburghs Coffee Roasters with their freshly ground coffees.


 

November 2015

 

For this month's Guest Stalls, see our Guest Stall page.

Entertainment this month was a Bouncy Castle

the Community Stall this month was staffed by the local Guiding Group


 

October 2015

 

This October market marks our 3rd birthday.  John Cavani, Chair of Horsforth Town Council, is to say a few words and there will be buns & a drink for everyone (woo hoo!)

 

We welcome back Mike, one of our regulars, with his excellent quality fresh fish

 

Vicky Whiteley with her seasonal vegetables and plants will not be with us again until March next year

 

The Community Stall in October is staffed by Horsforth Trinity Players.  They are a newly formed Amateur Dramatic Society at Leeds Trinity University here in Horsforth. For news of their next production, see their web page.

 

Entertainment in October will be a Brass Band.


 

September 2015

 

An apology to those who were expecting Sticky Fingers to be at our August market with their gluten free confectionary. Unfortunately they had staffing problems again.

 

In September we welcome back Autumn Harvest, one of our regular stalls. They sell an amazing range of wild, farmed and dried mushrooms.

 

Mike's Fresh Fish will not be with us at the September 5th market. He will be back on October 3rd.

 

The Community Stall in September is publicising the work of Horsforth Music Centre and Horsforth Evening Classes

 

Entertainment in September will be either live music or a Bouncy Castle.


 

August 2015

 

See us featured in the Manning Stainton '5 Hidden Gems of Horsforth' on www.manningstainton.co.uk/news/article/5-hidden-gems-in-horsforth

 

Autumn Harvest Mushrooms will be missing this month as Jane & Rachel are on holiday.

 

Community Stall this month is The Community Constable


 

July 2015

 

The Community Stall this month will be publicising the work of Wheatfields Hospice and the Horsforth Food & Drink Festival

 

We have a fantastic programme of entertainment this month in conjunction with the Horsforth Walk of Art:

 

09.30 Piano player
10.00 Juggler
10.10 Newlaithes
10.30 Juggler
10.40 St Margarets
11.10 Juggler
11.15 Newlaithes
11.35 Piano

 

An apology to those who came expecting Sticky Fingers to be at our June market with their gluten free confectionery. Unfortunately, they had to pull out at the very last minute but are hoping to be back at our August market.


 

June 2015

 

Autumn Harvest Mushrooms are back with us this month.

 

Leeds Bread Co-op will be with us as usual but, this month, you'll find them in the lower market playground area.

 

Entertainment this month is by the Horsforth Leeds Brass Band

 

On the Community Stall you will find info about the Walk of Art taking place in July and also information about the Brownberrie Lane Pre-school


 

May 2015

 

Dogsburghs Coffee Roasters: those who enjoyed their freshly ground coffee at the May market will be pleased to know that Dogsburghs will be back at our July, September and November markets.

Gluten Free cakes and delicacies will be available at out June market. For details see the list of Guest Stalls.

LATE-BREAKING NEWS!  We're delighted to welcome back, at short notice, Melanies Chocolates. They were last with us in March this year.

Horsforth Civic Society will be publicising their activities at this months Community Stall

Salts Deli have decided to concentrate on their catering business and so, regretfully, will no longer will be with us.

Autumn Harvest Mushrooms are missing this month as they have a family wedding.  Congratulations to them!

 


 

Welcome to 2015

 

Please do join us at any market - always the first Saturday of the month from 9.30am to 12.30.

Christmas 2014

Please do join us for our special Christmas market, with a photo opportunity Nativity Scene and lovely choirs from the local area.

and much more...


November 2014

Our second birthday celebrations went very well with a much appreciated guest appearance from Mr. Stuart Andrew MP, delicious cakes and yummy organic apple juice and lovely tunes from Horsforth Music Centre.

Join us this month for a range of delicious stallholders and a free bouncy castle – for your children.

Guest Stalls this month are as follows:

We welcome back:

Seasonal Larder (seasonal juices and preserves)
Pextenement Cheese (organic soft cheeses)
Really Indian (Home made cook in curry sauces)
FayrebyAlley  (home made Canadian tray chocolates)

and welcome for the first time:

Sawley Kitchen with their award –winning hand baked biscuits.


October 2014

We are Two!

The big news this month is our Second Anniversary Celebration! We have so much going on that it is hard to fit it all on the page!

  •     Opening ceremony at 11am, but do arrive from 9.30, when we open.
  •     Delicious Fairtrade biscuits and cakes, complimentary with our toast.
  •     A toast with Seasonal Larders' delicious Plum or Raspberry Cordial.
  •     A visit from Jude Arbuckle and Stuart Hall MP.
  •     Live music from the fabulous Horsforth Music Centre.
  •     Balloons and a party atmosphere from our treasured stallholders.
  •     and much more ...

October’s Community Stall is Horsforth Music Centre.

Also, this October, it is your last chance to get delicious fresh strawberries until next year !

Our guest stalls this month are:

Seasonal Larder with their range of seasonal produce; FayrebyAlley (delicious tray chocolates) and East End Nurseries with their delicious strawberries.


September 2014

Please do join us on September 6th from 9.30am.

Guest Stalls this month are as follows:

We welcome back:

Seasonal Larder

Leeds Bread Co-op      

FayrebyAlley

Pextenement Soft Cheese

and a new Guest Stall:

Really Indian Ltd.
 
We welcome for the first time ’Really Indian Ltd’ selling a wide range of home made fresh curry sauces

The community stall this month is run by Horsforth Fair Trade Town Campaign.


August 2014

Please do join us on August 2nd from 9.30am.

Guest Stalls this month are as follows:

We welcome back:

Seasonal Larder

Kitchen Fairies

Leeds Bread Coop

and a new Guest Stall:

‘FayrebyAlley’  Delicious Canadian style chocolate.  A sell out at the Horsforth Beer Festival each year!

The community stall is run by Mark Saville this month.
 
The entertainment this month is a FREE bouncy castle for customers' children.


July 2014

We will not have a market on July 5th as we are happy to promote the Tour De France.

Please do join us on August 2nd from 9.30am.


June 2014

Please do join us on June 7th from 9.30am.

Guest Stalls this month are as follows:

Guest Stalls:

Love2Spice returns (individual and blended spice kits)
East End Nurseries returns (fresh strawberries)
Leeds Bread Co-op returns (artisan bread)

Community Stall:

Horsforth in Bloom

Entertainment

Newlaithes Junior School


May 2014

Please do join us on May 3rd from 9.30am.

Guest Stalls this month are as follows:

We welcome back

Seasonal Larder
East End Nurseries (fresh strawberries) for their first stall of 2014.

and two new Guest Stalls;

Kitchen Fairies with a mouth watering range of biscuits
La Cucina di Francesca with a wide range of homemade Italian food to take home.

The Community Stall is:

Broadgate Childens Centre, Horsforth


April 2014

Please do join us for our award winning Market on April 5th from 9.30am.

Guest Stalls this month are:

  •     The Bread Cooperative
  •     Love 2 Spice
  •     Pextenement Cheese Company - NEW

Pextenement Cheese Company is highlighted in the 'Spotlight On' section this month.
 
The Community Stall this month is Horsforth Tennis Club  - a very big welcome to them. I think I'll join - I just fancy a match of tennis.
 
Also do look out for the brilliant Horsforth Leeds City Brass Band playing live at the Market in April!

Horsforth Leeds City Brass Band playing at Horsforth Farmers' Market.


March 2014

Spring is coming :)

Please do join us for our award winning Market on March 1st from 9.30am.

Guest Stalls this month are:

  •     The Seasonal Larder
  •     I Spice Indian Foods - NEW
  •     Pextenement Cheese Company - NEW

Two new exciting stalls - I'm looking forward to trying their wares.
 
I Spice is in the 'Spotlight On' section this month and Pextenement Cheese Company will be highlighted next month.


Welcome to 2014

Please do join us for our new years' Market on February 1st from 9.30am.

It's Christmas!!!

Please do join us for our special Christmas market, with a photo opportunity Nativity Scene and lovely choirs from the local area.

and much more...

November 2013

Our first birthday celebrations went very well with a much appreciated guest appearance from Mr. Stuart Andrew MP, delicious cakes and yummy organic apple juice and lovely tunes from Horsforth Music Centre.

Join us this month for a range of delicious stallholders and a free bouncy castle – for your children.

Guest Stalls this month are:

Love2Spice and The Seasonal Larder

We are One!

 The big news this month is of course our First Anniversary Celebrations! We have so much going on that it is hard to fit it all on the page!

     Opening ceremony at 11am, but do arrive from 9.30, when we open.

  •     Delicious homemade cupcakes lovingly handmade in Horsforth, in our market colours too!
  •     A toast with one of our very own dear stallholders' delicious Organic Apple Juice.
  •     A visit from Jude Arbuckle and Stuart Hall MP.
  •     Live music from the fabulous Horsforth Music Centre.
  •     Balloons and a party atmosphere from our treasured stallholders.
  •     and much more ...

October 2013

Seasonal Larder

Handmade preserves inspired by and made from local & seasonal fruits, vegetables, flowers and herbs.  For more information go to www.facebook.com/TheSeasonalLarder

You can read a little more about them here.

October’s Community Stall is the magical Horsforth Music Centre.

Also, this October, it is your last chance to get delicious fresh strawberries until next year !


September 2013

Love 2 Spice, the home of fabulous food, made easy are with us in September.

Herb Kitchen's fresh mustards, tomato ketchups, and other yummy condiments are also at the Farmer's Market in September.

Horsforth Leeds City Brass Band



Look out for the brilliant Horsforth Leeds City Brass Band playing live at the Market in September!


August 2013

The Seasonal Larder is all about produce from our hedgerows.

Enchanted Cupcakes will be weaving their magic once again at the Farmer's Market in August.

August’s Community Stalls are Horsforth Evening Classes and the Horsforth Music Centre.

The Bouncy Castle is Back!

Look out for the Bouncy Castle again at the Market in August!


July 2013

The Herb Kitchen sells beautiful, proper, homemade ketchups and mustards, along with herbs and chillies for people to grow at home (in recycled/sustainable pots).  They will also have on offer fresh homemade, gourmet, seasonal, vegetarian, street food from their stall.  For more information go to www.leeds-list.com/handmade-in-yorkshire

love2spice

Love2Spice - the home of fabulous food, made easy.  They provide the spice blends and the ideas, you choose your main ingredient, and away you go!  You get the benefit of a healthy, spicy meal, with none of the artificial taste you get from a jar or a ready meal. For more information go to www.love2spice.com

July’s Community Stall was the Horsforth Womens Institute.  For more information go to www.thewi.org.uk


June 2013

Our guest stalls in June were The Seasonal Larder with produce from our local hedgrows; Horsforth Pick Your Own Farm with asparagus on our doorstep and East End Nurseries brought those delicious fresh strawberries again.  Horsforth Fellandale Club was on The Horsforth Matters Stall.


 

August 2013

The Seasonal Larder is all about produce from our hedgerows.

Enchanted Cupcakes will be weaving their magic once again at the Farmer's Market in August.

August’s Community Stalls are Horsforth Evening Classes and the Horsforth Music Centre

The Bouncy Castle is Back!

Look out for the Bouncy Castle again at the Market in August!


 

News - July 2013

The Herb Kitchen

The Herb Kitchen sells beautiful, proper, homemade ketchups and mustards, along with herbs and chillies for people to grow at home (in recycled/sustainable pots). They will also have on offer fresh homemade, gourmet, seasonal, vegetarian, street food from their stall. For more information go to www.leeds-list.com/handmade-in-yorkshire

love2spice

Love2Spice - the home of fabulous food, made easy. They provide the spice blends and the ideas, you choose your main ingredient, and away you go! You get the benefit of a healthy, spicy meal, with none of the artificial taste you get from a jar or a ready meal. For more information go to www.love2spice.com

July’s Community Stall was the Horsforth Womens Institute. For more information go to www.thewi.org.uk


 

News - June 2013

Our guest stalls in June were The Seasonal Larder with produce from our local hedgrows; Horsforth Pick Your Own Farm with asparagus on our doorstep and East End Nurseries brought those delicious fresh strawberries again. Horsforth Fellandale Club was on The Horsforth Matters Stall.


 

Farm Shop & Deli Awards 2017

Farmers' Market of the Year!

Great News

Horsforth Farmers Market is one of two finalists for the award of Farmers Market of the Year in the national Farm Shop & Deli Awards.

The winner will be announced on Monday April 24th at the Farm Shop & Deli Show at the NEC Birmingham

 

Country Pies news: At the moment, it looks as if Jane from Country Pies will be absent from the April market.  The move to their new premises is proving more complicated than they anticipated.

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