Hampshire Farmers’ Market will hold the first farmers’ market in Southampton on Saturday (15 October) from 10am until 2pm in Western Esplanade outside the West Quay shopping centre.
The Mayor of Southampton, Edwina Cooke, will be there to open the market.
All the produce at the market comes from Hampshire or within ten miles of the border. The range of produce on offer will include free-range meat and eggs, oven ready game, preserves and relishes, sauces and soups, a huge variety of cheeses, fresh and smoked fish, wines and ales, cider, fruit juice, freshly baked bread and cakes, seasonal fruit, vegetables and salads, lavender products, Hampshire honey, fudge, plants, and a variety of organic produce.
The next Hampshire Farmers’ Market in Southampton will take place on Saturday 17 December 2005.