vintage greeting cards at Portobello market

Fun for a fiver

Times are tough and we’re all feeling the pinch, but at Portobello and Golborne market you can still get a lot for not much dosh. Here are just a few examples of what you could buy for £5 on the market today:   Read more about bargains on the market here. What’s the best thing […]

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Portobello market on screen

Portobello market might be a bustling street market, but some days you’d be forgiven for thinking you were on a movie lot. Friday was a case in point, with two different TV shows being filmed in the street at the same time. A new series for Sky1, “Food to Market”, featured two artisan food producers […]

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Portobello and Golborne market Jubilee tea party

Come to the Jubilee tea party

We’re celebrating the Diamond Jubilee on Saturday June 2nd in true British style – with a tea-party of course! Serving up tea and cake for a gold coin donation on fundraising stalls throughout the market will be Great British institutions The Salvation Army and the Women’s Institute. (Did you know the Queen herself is a […]

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Notting Hill shopping bags

The Notting Hill Shopping Bag

If you’re visiting Portobello market, you’ll see these printed cotton Notting Hill Shopping Bags for sale on many stalls and in shops. The bags feature designs by local schoolchildren and were created both to help reduce plastic bag use in Notting Hill and to raise money for charity. A share of the £4 cost of […]

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Welcome to our website

Welcome to the new Portobello and Golborne market website. This website has been put together by the Portobello and Golborne Management Committee (PGMC), a non-profit group representing local businesses and residents. The PGMC works in partnership with the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC). We’ve launched this site to provide practical information for visitors, […]

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