Wem Markets

Wem Thursday Indoor and Outdoor Markets
Open every Thursday, 8am til 12 noon

At the Indoor Market at Wem Town Hall traders will include:

  • Az ‘s Hardware & Batteries
  • Mark Watson’s local Eggs & Cheese
  • Local Bakery Vermulens – signature breads, cakes and pastries (orders can be placed for following weeks, please ask at the stall)
  • Clint’s Bird Food, Pet Food & Pet Accessories
  • Keith’s Cards & Gift Wrap
  • M&B Clothing, Bags and Accessories
  • Artwork, Craft and Gifts

At the Outdoor Market on Jubilee Square traders will include:

  • Ian’s Fresh Fish
  • James’ Hot Pork Baps & Burgers
  • Northwood Nurseries Plants
  • Chris’ Fruit and Veg

Founded in 1202 Wem market is one of the oldest markets in England. Located at the heart of the beautiful market town of Wem in North Shropshire.

Wem Town Hall hosts Wem Market every Thursday from 8am to 12pm.

The indoor section of the market is held at Wem Town Hall with the outdoor section extended to the Jubilee Square (next to Co-op supermarket in the main town car park).

For  market trader enquiries please contact the Wem Town Hall reception on 01939 232299 or email rose@wemtownhall.co.uk


Wem Markets Throughout the Year

Throughout the year Wem Town Hall hosts a number of popular Markets showcasing a wide range of local food, drink and crafts available for sale from local and regional traders.

Farmers’ Market

Wem Farmers’ Market runs every 2nd Saturday of the month, from March to December, 9am to 12.30pm. Located in the heart of the town at Jubilee Square.

For Trader Enquiries please call 01743 367407

Spring Market

Saturday 23 April, 9am-1pm
This popular annual market will once again showcase a wide range of local food, drink and crafts for sale from local and regional traders. At Wem Town Hall and Wem Senior Club.

Wem Crafters

Wem Crafter are a local community of crafters from Wem and surrounding areas coming together to organise their own events and share information and ideas.

Throughout the year they organise various craft fairs and events some of which take place here at Wem Town Hall.

If you would like to make a stall enquiry for any of their events please email wemcrafters@yahoo.com

Other Markets

In April and September respectively the markets are organised by members of Wem Civic Society, Wem District Garden Club and Wem Transition Town Initiative as the Wem Combine Harvesters. All profits from the markets go to the groups and their local projects.

For more information please email: wemharvest@yahoo.co.uk or tel: 01939 235443


On the first Friday of December the Wem Town Hall Community Trust organises a Craft and Food Fayre as part of the Town’s Winter Festival. Stalls are located in the Town Hall and at St Peter and St Paul’s Church Hall.

To be added to the mailing list for this event please contact WTH reception on 01939 232299 or email info@wemtownhall.co.uk

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