150 years of Portobello Market

Wow, we’re 150 years old. Or rather, 150 years young. Full of life and looking fine!

Since starting out in country lane leading to Portobello Farm in the 1860s Portobello market has become renowned the world over as a source of fresh produce, antiques, fashion and so much more.

In 2015 we’re celebrating our rich past, lively present and exciting future, with events large and small, themed month by month.

  • March – Books and literature
  • April – Music
  • May – Love Your Local Market
  • June – Arts and culture
  • July – Community
  • August – Carnival
  • September – Fashion and accessories
  • October – Autumn harvest
  • November – Antiques
  • December – Gifts

To keep up with what’s happening, follow RBKC Markets’ social media via the links below and look out for hashtag #pogo150.

RBKC Markets Facebook
RBKC Markets Twitter

To book a place on the Market Tours in May for Love Your Local Market go to:
(More details on the tours here.)

And watch this space for more details soon!

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