Charter Market - Every Thursday

Granted a Royal Charter in 1219 and still going strong....

Ampthill Charter Market trades every Thursday in part of the town centre car park (near Waitrose) from 8.00am.

There is plenty on offer from household wares, fresh fish, eggs, cheese, olives, dried fruit, nuts, baked bread, cakes, pies and pastries, caribbean cuisine, children's books, ladies fashions, plants and flowers and not forgetting the wonderful Keech Hospice bric-a-brac stall with new items every week and their ever popular second-hand books.

If you are interested in becoming a market trader you will have to provide your own equipment and hold public liability insurance. Pitch fees are £7.50 per 10ft frontage/3m x 3m gazebo. There is currently ptich vacancy for a Fruit and Vegetable trader at the Thursday and Saturday markets, please contact 01525 404355 if you are interested.

For futher information click on the link below or contact Donna Searle on 01525 404355/844171 to discuss further.

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Third Thursday of each month (excluding January and February) there is Ampthill Craft Market on the market square.

Every Saturday on the market square, a fruit and vegetable stall - Currently vacant, if you are interested in trading, please contact Ampthill Town Council.

Isla Jane Bakery

This bakery stall has been a popular stall since arriving at the market. Mick will be pleased to serve you any number of cakes, bread rolls, speciality bread loaves and savoury pastries. Not sure...
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Greek Olives & Turkish Delight

Ali joined the market in 2017 and has a wide variety of greek olives, garlic, feta cheese, sundried tomatoes, dried fruit, nuts and delicious turkish delight. Ali will kindly let you try a sample...
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Household Wares

John Dhesi is our longest serving market trader with over twenty years of trading in Ampthill he has seen many changes in the town. John stocks everything you could need in the kitchen and more....
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Keech Hospice Stall

Carol, Sue and Barry are now seasoned market traders attending with the Keech Hospice stall. Although they are volunteers, these fund-raising supremes take their market role very...
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Coast2Coast Fishmonger

Our fishmonger joined the market in January 2020 and is a welcome and very popular addition. Orders taken via 07900 912615. Coast2Coast  
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Children's Books

Richard puts out a colourful display of children's books and advent calendars and with lots of different designs to choose from we are sure you will find just what you are looking for whether for...
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Doggy Treats UK

Doggy Treats UK is an Ampthill based family company who are passionate about dogs and improving our dogs health using natural products from British farmers. Barb and Alfie, the owners, are big dog...
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The Deli Cart - Cheese

Yvonne knows her cheese! Come along and browse her selection of cheeses at the Ampthill Charter Market, held in the town centre car park every Thursday between 8.00am to 2.00pm.   
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Jain Fashions

Anita and Anuj of Jain Fashions joined the market in April 2023 with their elegant range of women's clothing. Email: or visit their Facebook page.
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Ann Marie's Fresh Caribbean Cuisine

Ann Marie's fresh caribbean cuisine joined Ampthill Market in August 2023 serving hot and chilled caribbean ready meals. You can check out their menu's on their Facebook page and pre-order...
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Nayan Amin Plants

Nayan joined the market in August 2023 with his garden plants and cut flowers. He has a varied array of seasonal plants and you are sure to see something to plant in your garden or cut flowers to...
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Terry Thame & Daughters, traditional third generation greengrocers joined the market in February 2024 Plenty of fresh fruit and vegetable on display, you will be spoilt for choice! Follow...
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