Saturday 25 May
Organic veg, fruit, meat, fish, eggs, milk, butter, vegan, cakes, ferments, bread, pastries, fresh ground coffee, smokery, preserves, olive oil, olives, natural wine, store cupboard refills (herbs, tea, flours, rice, nuts, oils), eco cleaning refills, eco house supplies, salads, wraps, lunch, coffee, local art & crafts and food bank collection
Wow, it’s been 5 years since our first market! Hard to believe. It was the scariest thing we had ever done, and probably the most crazy too. Big shout out to Brett and Bailey – the first ever stall to sign up, closely followed by Owl Kitchen. Find them both at the market this Saturday.
NEW STALL Guest lunch – Zongo Foods
Lunch & deli – Comfort & Joy Hot tasty wraps, salads and those famous (enormous) scotch eggs plus takeaways – curries, lasagne and more.
Guest vegan lunch – African dumplings
Gluten Free – Owl Kitchen – back this week
Shawls & Jewellery – Nou Moon – just back from India with new stock.
Flowers – Into the Wild Jenny says “Bring us bread but bring us Peonies… At last it’s British Peony season and we will be celebrating with an abundance of peonies fresh from the growers. Dedicated to all things flowery we will also have Lupins, alliums, viburnum and gorgeous foliage. Arrive early for the peonies or put your order in before Friday.” Check out our website or Instagram.”
Chilli sauces – Chilli Brothers Nathalie says “We have some wonderful artisan sauces & vibrant chilli fruit condiments for these lovely summer afternoons & evenings. Works with charcuterie, cheese, salads, marinades, dips, dressings, and desserts. Come down for some local discounts!”
Local growing project – Patchwork Farm Make new friends, learn new skills, Join the Patchwork Farm crew! Volunteer on our stall at the market – 2 shifts to choose from 10:30 to 12:30 OR 12:30 to 2:30. Volunteer once or every week, suit yourself. Click here for the rota details.
Coffee – Brewtal Coffee Roasted locally by Neil.
Natural Wines – Wine Scouts
Natural cosmetics –Florenaturals Organic Beauty Flore says ” I make handcrafted soap, body butter, body cream, bath bombs, shower gels, body scrubs and more. All the products are made using pure organic Shea Butter from Ivory Cost in West Africa and other natural ingredients. Florenaturals produce items in small batches using traditional methods. This ensures the freshness of the precious antioxidants in the natural oils, butters and extracts.”
Smokery – London Smoke & Cure For those that read these weekly updates regularly, you know what we do – exceptional handcrafted smoked produce, cured bacons and premium cheeses. See you down there. Ross x”
Meat – Gill Wing Farm From farmer & butcher Andrew. This week Andrew will have Sussex grass feed beef, Pevensey Levels grass feed lamb, home farm grow pork and poultry. Sausages – chorizo, wild garlic, traditional and merguez.” If you have any special requests, or want to pre-order (especially whole chickens, they go quickly), you can text him on 07920 850 653.
Butter & other dairy – Hook & Son Organic dairy from farmer Steve’s closed herd on the Pevensey Levels. Please note, for the next couple of months, Hook will not be able to sell raw milk. Please click here for full details. We hope you join us in supporting the farm in this difficult time.
Bread – Levain Bakery Ciabatta, ciabattini, walnut and raisin bread, olive bread, 5 cereals, green olive bread sticks, Danish rugbrod, tomato and oregano, Paillassou, pain de Meteil, spelt, Kentish flute, belle pavot, white loaf, wholemeal load, focaccia, rye sour, cottage cob. Chris Masembe and his team at Levain Bakery have a simple philosophy; to make artisan breads to the highest possible standards. All breads are sourdoughs, and are made using their own sourdough starter, a labour of love which they have kept going since they first started the bakery. Find Orlo or Kuba on the bread stall in the courtyard.
Eco Products – Roots & Cycles Reclaimed, recycled lights, plus eco products for your kitchen & bathroom.
Original illustrations – Images Delmar Plus framing service.
Local art & crafts – Palace Makers Palace Makers is part of Crystal Palace Transition Town. If you would like to sell your handmade work at this weekly stall and you live in the local or surrounding area, we would love to hear from you. Contact us via our Facebook page, alternatively pop down to see us and have a chat.”
Recycled Art – Reclaimed Republic – Upcycled arts & crafts and unique signage.
News From Crystal Palace – we love this local news page from our friend, journalist Jerry Green.
Save Central Hill Community – support our neighbours & find out more about the proposed demolition of the estate, and how it would everyone in the area.
Our neighbours – Antenna Studios Music, dance, performances, practice, recording & more. Also loads of great classes and the best coffee in the Palace.
We are proud to be part of Crystal Palace Transition Town. Wondering who we are, what we do, or how you could get involved? Our blog section is a great place to start or this talk given by Joe Duggan, one of the co-chairs.