A lifelong Hucknall resident has set up an online petition to move Hucknall’s Friday market to a more popular Saturday slot.
Rhonda Morrison, of Carlingford Road, moved to act after walking past the market last Friday and looking on ‘in dismay’ at the few remaining stalls.
“The market is clearly dying on a Friday and I couldn’t help but wonder why on earth the council hasn’t simply changed Market Day to a Saturday?” said Rhonda.
“The market is part of Hucknall’s heritage and most people will remember the Friday Market was once a thriving, bustling focus of our town,” added Rhonda. “It was full of people looking for a bargain, something to wear for the weekend and – importantly – to meet up and socialise.
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