Hi all,Hope you're well!My partner and I have lived in the area for around 18 months and love it here, although I have been saddened by the increasing number of empty shops in Hampton Hill and…Continue
"It would be very interesting to get the little Sainsbury's market going again - it's a good location for it and wouldn't detract from other shops, surely!? A hog roast once a week would be awesome. Wonder how much is needed to get it…"
I used to run a farmers market in Hampton outside the little Sainsbury's and Hampton Ale House pub, on The Avenue. We worked tirelessly for 5 years to build a reputation and good trade. The square was designed specifically to allow for…"
"What has happened to the Marks and Spencer planning application for the High Street? I found it on the council website a few weeks ago but now I can't find it any more. Anyone know if it's still active or whether it was quietly…"
There have been a few, to be honest, with various levels of success.
First off there was the ‘Farmers City Market’ in Hampton Hill which was eye wateringly priced and went belly up owing quite a few of the suppliers money.…"
Thanks so much for your reply and your thoughts - I have really enjoyed the Classics on the Green, Screen on the Green events, etc and think the success of them really highlight what a great community this is.
I had in mind a monthly…"
I think we only have one vacant shop in Hampton, the old Cheese and Wine shop, and a Farmers market would only ensure more empty shops. As a member of Hampton Village Traders I would be fiercely opposed to a farmers market being held in…"
Hi all,Hope you're well!My partner and I have lived in the area for around 18 months and love it here, although I have been saddened by the increasing number of empty shops in Hampton Hill and Hampton village itself. I would like to explore starting a farmer's market in the village if possible (although I know there are a number of regulatory hoops to jump through), and I wondered if there had ever been one here in the past? Any advice/insight you have would be greatly appreciated. Many…See More