By David Bol
Councillors have refused to allow traders to set up a street market in the Old Town over fears the plans could “fundamentally destroy the character of the conservation area”.
The proposals for the former Edinburgh City Council Royal Mile Nursery, located between the High Street and Cockburn Street, would have seen the site adapted for 13 wooden market stalls in the former playground courtyard.
The plans were tabled by traders who formally operated at the Tron Kirk on the Royal Mile, before the council closed the market to open a visitor centre. Applicants believed the plans were a “direct replacement” to the former Tron market. The “small street market” would have also included an indoor cafe with a seating area, as well as a small office and staff area and toilets.
Mar 21, 2019 0Wrexham.com A Continental Street Market showcasing cuisines from across the world will return to Wrexham town centre this week. Over the next four days (Wednesday 20th – Saturday 23rd March) Hope Street, Regent Street and Queen Street, will play host to international themed traders selling street...