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A mini-guide to Farmers’ Markets in and around Lancashire

PUBLISHED: 23:00 27 September 2015 | UPDATED: 12:21 09 February 2016

Lancashire produces great local produce

Lancashire produces great local produce


Our guide to some of the best farmers’ markets and food events in the county this autumn and winter

Caton Farmers’ Market
Every first Saturday of the month. Victoria Institute, Brookhouse Road, Caton, LA2 9QT. 10am – 1pm. For more details contact 01524 771205.

Cedar Farm Farmers’ Market
Every first Saturday of the month. Cedar Farm, Back Lane, Mawdesley. 10am – 4pm. Local beef, pork, lamb, Lancashire haggis, black puddings, cheeses, pies, flowers, fruit and veg, homemade chocolates, wine, cakes and much more. For more details contact 07746 394314.

Cuerden Valley Park Farmers' Market
4th Sunday of the Month (except May) 10am – 4pm. Around 30 local stalls are located in and around The Barn. Cuerden Valley Park Trust, The Barn, Berkeley Drive, Bamber Bridge, Preston, PR5 6BY 01772 324436

Elswick Farmers’ Market
Every 4th Saturday of the month. Roseacre Road, Elswick. 9am - 1pm. A showcase for all that is best in Lancashire. For more details contact 01995 670866.

Great Eccleston Farmers’ Market
Every third Wednesday of the month. The Square, Great Eccleston. 9am – 1pm. This monthly farmers’ market runs alongside the weekly traditional market in the centre of the village. For more details contact 01772 782083.

Helmshore Farmers’ Market
Every 1st Sunday of the month. Holcombe Road, Helmshore. 9am- 2pm. Meats, cheese, dairy products and pies. For more details contact 01706 214271.

Lytham Farmers’ Market
Every 3rd Thursday of the month. Town Centre, Lytham. 8am – 1pm. For more details contact 01772 690377.

Merchant of Hoghton Farmers’ Market
Every 3rd Sunday of the month. Hoghton Tower, Hoghton, Preston. 10am - 2pm. For more details contact 01254 852986.

Ramsbottom Farmers’ Market
Every 2nd Sunday of the month. Market Place, Ramsbottom. 9.30am - 2.30pm. For more details contact 07964 948903.

St Annes Farmers’ Market
Every 1st Thursday of the month. The Square, St Annes Road West, St Annes. 9am - 1pm. For more details contact 01772 690377.

The Wellbeing Farm Farmers’ Market
Every 1st Saturday of the month, Plantation Road, Edgworth. 10am - 4pm. For more details contact Celia Gaze on 01204 852113.

Thornton Farmers’ Market
Every 2nd Saturday of the month, except January. Marsh Mill Village, Thornton. 9am - 1pm. For more information details contact 01772 815629.

Whalley Farmers’ Market
Every 3rd Sunday of the month, except January and February. Whalley Arms car park, Whalley, 10am - 2pm. For more details contact 07814 500755.

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