Campaigners fight Blaby market ban

March 2007
Farmers Weekly;3/23/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 12, p16
Trade Publication
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.


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