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About the Thursday Threads Market

The Thursday Threads Market is a clothing market. It's held outdoors on Corn Street every Thursday from 10am to 5pm.

There are 10 large pitches available each week for you to sell clothing items. If your application is approved, you'll also be eligible to trade on our Indies Market, held every week on Friday and Saturday.

If you'd like to sell food, you'll need to apply to our Street Food Market.

Ways to trade at the Thursday Threads Market

Casual trading

Trading at the Thursday Threads Market is casual. This means we approve traders for a stall on a first come, first served basis. 

What you get as a trader

All traders get:

  • access to electricity
  • a double pitch

Cost of trading

It costs £25 each time you trade.

Apply to trade

We want the Thursday Threads Market to offer a wide range of products to shoppers.

Before you apply, you must:

You can get this insurance policy by becoming a member of the National Market Traders Federation. You can also get a quote from an insurance broker. 

If you want to talk to someone from the markets team before applying, email

In your application, please specify that you want to trade at the Thursday Threads Market.

Apply for a stall at the Thursday Threads Market

 Once we've got your application, we'll aim to review it within 10 working days.