Hughmark News

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 12:11

All markets have been affected by regulations brought in by Government to tackle the Corona Virus.

Kempton Park market remains closed until further notice. However it is hoped that the market will be able to resume trading before the end of June 2020.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 07:34

Hughmark local markets are working hard to remain open for as long as possible to serve loyal customers with their essential fresh produce.

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 06:59

The French market due to take place outside Princess Square Bracknell on Thursday April 9th has been postponed.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 09:29

Kempton Park is the largest weekday market in the South. With good weekly footfall, it's a retail success story. The market is now gearing up for the lucrative run up to peak trading towards Easter and the summer holidays. The market is open to all forms of traders.

Wednesday, December 25, 2019 - 15:45

Would you like to apply for a pitch at one of the UK busiest annual markets? Click here to find out more and apply.

Tuesday, December 24, 2019 - 14:31

Basingstoke is a historic market town. The market has traded there for more than 800 years.

Currently, there are vacancies for select traders to join this very traditional market. 

Please email full stall and product details to or call 0118 945 1799.

Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 11:41

The trading dates for Christmas 2019 are now offically released. Markets will trade on the following dates:

Monday 23rd December - Basingstoke market will be open

Tuesday 24th December - Bracknell market will be open

Wednesday 25th December - All markets will be closed

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 19:00

Following a successful visit in April 2018, the French market is set to return in 2019. 

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 09:12

Did you see Basingstoke Market on BBC1? The market was featured in an edition of The Sunday Politics aired on BBC1 on Sunday 10th December.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 19:56

If you are a quality cheese specialist or run a freshly landed fish & seafood stall, Hughmark would like to talk to you about opportunities in Didcot.

Please email: for more information

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 19:48

Are you a quality cheese specialist or do you run a freshly landed seafood stall? 

If so Kempton Park currently has two vacancies for traders to join the South's largest weekday market, held at Kempton Park racecourse every Thursday until 2:30pm.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 11:43

Following a successful re-launch at the end of September, there is just one vacancy left in Bracknell for a freshly landed fish & seafood stall.

Trading every Friday and Saturday, the market has been exceptionally well received locally with a strong presence on social media also.

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 22:20

Basingstoke Market is looking for a premium cheese stall to compliment the group of quality traders already trading in a good location.

This historic market has been in the town centre for more than 800 years. 

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 05:11

Following the completion of regeneration works, Hughmark Ltd successfully relaunched the Bracknell Friday & Saturday markets in Princess Square in late September 2017. 

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 17:32

Cooking demonstrations, giveaways, free vouchers plus games and face painting for the kids are all part of a special celebration planned for Basingstoke on 29th July.

Making Markets Matter takes place in Market Place Basingstoke on Saturday 29th July from 10am until 3:30pm. 

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 16:36

Markets managed by Hughmark Ltd are busy engaging with customers via social media. The big question is are you?

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 15:29

If you are a trader selling antiques and/or bric a brac, we are looking to open an antiques & bric a brac market in Market Place Basingstoke.

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 15:17

Due to racing commitments, Kempton Park Racecourse market is not now open until Thursday 5 th January. Many traders take a breather at this time of year so whilst trade is not at peak, this is the best and often only time depending on what you sell to book stalls in the most advantageous position

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 13:17

Find the New Year trading dates for all markets managed by Hughmark Ltd here: 


Thursday 29th December - Redhill market will be open, but Kempton Park market will be CLOSED.

Friday 30th December - Redhill, Ramsgate, Didcot and Grays markets will be open.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 08:43

Where possible, markets managed by Hughmark Ltd like to support local charities. This week, the good people at Essex & Herts Air Ambulance wrote to thank local shoppers at Grays market for their generosity in supporting such a worthwhile local cause.