22/02/2019

Belfast St George's Market Hailed Best Large Indoor Market In Britain

The popular St George's Market on May Street, Belfast, has been celebrated as the Best Large Indoor Market in Britain.

One of the city's oldest attractions, the market originated in the 1890's and has been selected for numerous local and national titles and awards for its fresh, local produce and great atmosphere.

The latest accolade for the market was awarded by the NABMA Great British Market Awards.
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Councillor Donal Lyons, Chair of the City Growth and Regeneration Committee, congratulated staff and traders during a visit to the market. He said: "It is great to see this recognition for St. George's Market where the traders and staff work hard to ensure visitors get more than just a shopping experience. It is a very relaxed atmosphere, with music and eateries, people can have a cup of tea, taste the wares, and pick up local craft and unique items."

It holds a weekly Friday Variety Market, as well as the City Food and Craft Market on Saturdays and the Sunday Market.

It also hosts a range of various events throughout the year.



(JG/CM)

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