Axminster Thursday market cancelled

PUBLISHED: 15:11 25 March 2020 | UPDATED: 15:13 25 March 2020

Axminster's Thursday Street market has been cancelled for the time being. Picture: Chris Carson

Axminster's Thursday Street market has been cancelled for the time being. Picture: Chris Carson

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Axminster street market which takes place every Thursday has been cancelled until further notice because of the Coronavirus.

Axminster Lord of the Manor Jim Rowe. Picture: Chris CarsonAxminster Lord of the Manor Jim Rowe. Picture: Chris Carson

Market rights owner and Lord of the Manor James Rowe, confirmed that tomorrow’s event (Thursday, March 26) will not go ahead.

He said: “Sadly because of Government advice with the current Coronavirus situation, the market will not take place until further notice.

“It’s been a sad decision to make but a sensible one under the present circumstances.”


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