Autumn is well & truly here now and so is the next Farmers Market, this Saturday 15th October 9am to 12:30pm. Playing live this Saturday, Jazz music by MuttonChops.
New and Regular Guest Stalls:
Veggie/Vegan Meals – Kosmo Cooks
Really Good Bread – Leeds Bread Coop
Local fruit jams and cordials – Seasonal Larder
Proving veggie and vegan food is also for meat eaters wanting food that is “utterly delicious, satisfying and intriguing”. Created by Jennifer – 20 years a vegetarian. There will be some gluten free options. Grab and go boxes have been shortlisted for Delicious Yorkshire Taste Award 2016 (come early to avoid disappointment).
Leeds Bread Coop
Ever popular slow cooked bread. Volunteer with them or buy tickets to one their pop up restaurant events.
The Seasonal Larder
Using locally sourced fruit to create amazing creative cordials and jams. Great for Christmas presents or just spoiling yourself (try one of the cordials on ice cream!)
Regular stall holders sell a variety of groceries produced locally, including fresh bread, organic meat, bacon, gammon and highland beef, fresh fish (occasional lobster and crab), a huge variety of seasonal fruit and vegetables, free range eggs, cheese and butter, pies and pastries, soups and sauces, juice and preserves.
REAP Garden Group
The REAP Gardening Group hosts our annual AUTUMN PLANT & SEED SWAP. Bring along your cuttings and divisions, rhubarb offsets, raspberry canes, strawberry runners, etc and any spare seed you have collected (labelled) to exchange for something else to try in your garden. Plants for free – we’re also demonstrating how to take hardwood cuttings of fruit bushes.
Try something new in your garden. Join our growing community!
Leeds Community Homes
Rob Greenland from emptyhomesdoctor will be promoting a Community Share offer to create 16 permanently affordable homes to rent and buy in the centre of Leeds. The launch is Mon 17th October in Kirkgate Market, it’s free but you need to register.
Friends of Roundhay Park (FORP)
FORP have their 2017 calendars for sale. Roundhay Park from the air.
Oakwood Trade and Residents Association (OTRA)
OTRA will be giving details out about the forthcoming Roundhay and Oakwood Festival starting 21st October, lots to get involved in.
The market dates for 2016 are as follows 15th October, 19th November, 17th December
You can download the leaflet at oakwoodfarmersmarket.com.