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Halesworth to host midsummer spring market

PUBLISHED: 15:43 23 June 2017

A previous market in Halesworth PHOTO: Nick Butcher

A previous market in Halesworth PHOTO: Nick Butcher

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The Halesworth Midsummer Market is taking place this weekend.

The event will showcase local food and drink producers as well as a host of artisan stalls, plants and more.

It is taking place at Halesworth’s historic Market Place - which has been used for markets since it gained its Charter in 1220.

Held tomorrow, June 24, from 9.30am to 3.30pm, the event is a celebration of Midsummer’s Day.

The Fritton Owl Sanctuary will be attending and there will also be a face painting stall.

Beyond the Market Place, the Thoroughfare has a wealth of independent retailers and many food and drink outlets to keep shoppers going.

The Halesworth Midsummer Market is the second of four specialist markets planned for Halesworth this year following on from April’s Spring Garden Market.

The next event will be the Food and Drink Market on September 30 with the traditional Christmas Market on December 9.

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