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Portobello Market charity Christmas wrap

Winter and Christmas 2012

Winter’s on its way, and we’re getting ready for Christmas. Wrap up warm and come down for real old-fashioned atmosphere; twinkling lights, the scent of pine trees, delicious things to eat, and beautiful gifts to buy. The market is open as usual right up to Christmas, though on Christmas Eve it’ll close by 4pm. There’s […]

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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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