Monthly Archives: September 2011

SAVE OUR MARKETS PEACEFUL PROTEST

Bull Ring Market traders, traders from the Wholesale Markets and members of the public joined together today to show Lib Dem politicians the importance of the Wholesale markets and the Bull Ring markets to Birmingham. Around 60 people marched upto … Continue reading

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SAVE OUR MARKETS!!

Representatives from The Wholesale Fresh Produce Association and the Bull Ring Open Market Committee met last week to discuss the current situation facing both the Wholesale Market and the Bull Ring Open Market. Keith Smith and Bernice Ellis decided it … Continue reading

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Carl Chinn meets Traders

Carl Chinn met up with us today in the market to show his support for the traders and to stress the importance of the markets to Birmingham. We walked around the markets talking to traders about the proposed closure of … Continue reading

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Arthur Jones

There’s a man that I always chat to when he passes me in the market. His name is Arthur Jones, he’s 90 years old and comes down the market often for a chat with traders. He worked in the Bull … Continue reading

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CARL CHINN – MARKETS CHAMPION

Bernice and I went to meet Carl Chinn today to talk about his reaction to the planned closure of the Wholesale Markets and the impacts that he forsees it may have on the Bull Ring Markets.   A really successful … Continue reading

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Thursday @ The Bull Ring Markets

A beautifully sunny day at the Bull Ring Market today, plenty of people milling around, interested in finding out more about out campaign. I had just set up the stall when a couple with 2 small children approached me to … Continue reading

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