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Festive Good Food & Craft Market in Melville

Sunday, December 12

Christmas shoppers will have plenty of opportunities to browse for unique gifts, with three Good Food & Craft Markets set to take place at the Yard during December, offering festive food treats, and a variety of handmade arts and crafts from leading local traders and creatives – perfect for those looking for gifts with a difference.

Taking residence in its winter home at the Yard’s historic Melville Building and surrounding area. Our Christmas markets will take place on Sunday 5th, 12th and 19th December 10am – 3pm.On Sunday 12th December we will be joined by the Kingsman Harmony Chorus for some festive cheer.

Getting here and staying here:
Combine Christmas shopping with a day of relaxation – of even a festive mini-break! Visit the Yard’s vibrant array of bars and eateries, stay at the stunning Grade II listed Rooms by Bistrot Pierre, or treat yourself to a pamper during party season at Enhance Aesthetics and Wellness or YOKE.

Citybus number 34 service includes routes to the City Centre and the park-and-ride at Milehouse. The number 21 has a stop at Stonehouse that is only a short walk from Royal William Yard. 

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