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Christmas market returns to Wells for the festive season

Mendip District Council will host its Christmas market in Wells on 17 December - so save the date!

Expression of interest forms for traders are now live on the Council's website and stall holders are being encouraged to sign up to be part of the festivities:

The traditional 'Christmas in Wells' Market will operate from 9am-3pm, with up to 100 stalls expected to line the Market Place, through to the Bishop's Palace Green.Christmas in Wells

Visitors will be treated with seasonal gifts and local food and drink in the beautiful city centre and can embrace the holiday season with live music and entertainment to enjoy.

The Council aims to deliver an unforgettable experience and hopes residents and visitors alike will join in the Christmas spirit, and support stall holders at this important trading time.

Cllr Simon Carswell, Portfolio Holder for Economic Development, said: "I'm very excited that our much-loved Christmas market is returning to Wells.

Christmas in Wells – Market Place"Anything that brings extra footfall into the city will be welcomed by the whole business community in Wells.

"It's a busy time of year and I'm sure that the atmosphere will be wonderful. I'm certainly looking forward to attending and stocking up on gifts."

If you're a trader and would like to be a part of the 'Christmas in Wells' experience, please express your interest here:

'Christmas in Wells' will take place on Saturday 17 December, 9am-3pm, in Wells Market Place and on the Bishop's Palace Green.


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