TITLE

Campaigners fight Blaby market ban

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;3/23/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 12, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the decision by a city council in Leicestershire, England to halt a farmers' market within the city. The council has invoked a 400-year-old charter, which forbids markets within six and seven-eighths of a mile from the center of Leicester. The city council has dug in and refused permission for monthly markets at a site in Blaby, more than five miles from Leicester's city center market.
ACCESSION #
24693687

 

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