Northampton Market holds 'taster' fortnight to help start-ups get off the ground for free

Do you want to try your hand at selling on Northampton market square?
Do you want to try your hand at selling on Northampton market square?

Traders who want to try their hand at running a stall in Northampton Market could get the chance they've been waiting for next week.

Northampton Market is holding a two-week "taster" event where businesses can sell on a stall for free.

Stalls are available for free with added public liability insurance over the enxt two weeks.

Stalls are available for free with added public liability insurance over the enxt two weeks.

Independent businesses can run a stall on the market square between May 17 and 30 for free and with their public liability insurance taken care of.

It means any Northampton business or startup can sample the life of running a stall on the market square with one less thing to worry about.

Anyone interested in running a stall can email markets@northampton.gov.uk for more information.

It comes as part of the Love Your Local Market Fortnight, a national campaign by the National Association of British Markets that celebrates how a market can form the heart of a town.

The market says the offer is available to all local independent businesses and start-ups.

The market says the offer is available to all local independent businesses and start-ups.