Chelmsford

Faces of the Markets

Meet the people that make the markets of Chelmsford. Traders of trinkets, dealers in delights!

Faces of the Markets: Jerk Station

Faces of the Markets: Jerk Station

African, Jamaican and Caribbean street food at its best. It’s natural, fresh and made with love – jerk chicken, curry goat, oxtail,...

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Faces of the Markets: Biriyani Boy

Faces of the Markets: Biriyani Boy

Authentic Indian Street Food in the heart of Chelmsford. Inspiration comes from traditional family recipes, handed down over the generations,...

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Faces of the Markets: G S E Flowers - The Flower Stall

Faces of the Markets: G S E Flowers - The Flower Stall

Since 2005 this flower stall has been adding beautiful and vibrant colour to Chelmsford High Street Market but they’ve been in the...

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Faces of the Markets: Tom's Gold & Silver

Faces of the Markets: Tom's Gold & Silver

Located right outside the front of the market, overlooking the seating area and High Chelmer, Tom is on site 4 days per week and offers...

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Faces of the Markets: Anne's Pantry

Faces of the Markets: Anne's Pantry

A relative newbie to Chelmsford Market, Anne is no stranger to the world of catering, having started with a roadside trailer and then...

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Faces of the Markets: Hat City

Faces of the Markets: Hat City

Get a hat, get ahead! Hat City is the must go destination where you can buy a hat in just about every shape and size but also so much...

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Faces of the Markets: J Studman Electrical

Faces of the Markets: J Studman Electrical

This family business has been in existence since 1972 and part of Chelmsford Market for over 21 years with John Studman currently at...

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Faces of the Markets: Raven's Nest

Faces of the Markets: Raven's Nest

Chelmsford Market newcomer Niki opened towards the end of 2020, her first foray into the world of retail after a successful career...

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Faces of the Markets: Young's Fish

Faces of the Markets: Young's Fish

Established in 1981 this family business have been a regular in Chelmsford with 3 family members, Tom, Mike and James providing the...

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Faces of the Markets: Lek's Thai Food

Faces of the Markets: Lek's Thai Food

Kat, originally from Thailand, has been running the family business for over 17 years and has a food and beverage background.

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Faces of the Markets: Handleys Haberdashery Fabric & Craft

Faces of the Markets: Handleys Haberdashery Fabric & Craft

Continuing with the theme of family businesses, Handley’s was established in 1965 by Pauline and Brian Handley who travelled to various...

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Faces of the Markets: G C Smith Butchers

Faces of the Markets: G C Smith Butchers

This established traditional family business has been a key fixture of Chelmsford Market since 1981 and is currently run by Mark (2nd...

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Faces of the Markets: Mark's Cheese Shop

Faces of the Markets: Mark's Cheese Shop

1981 seems to have been a very good year for Chelmsford Market – not only did Smiths the butchers open their premises, it also saw...

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