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Title: Small Business Saturday Pop-up Christmas Market [1 December 2018]
Post by: SLCC on October 16, 2018, 05:56:29 PM
(https://shoplocalclubcard.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/smallbizbanner.png)

Shop Local Club Card (https://shoplocalclubcard.com/) are delighted to have been named as one of the UK’s top ‘Small Biz 100’ by Small Business Saturday UK (https://smallbusinesssaturdayuk.com/small-biz-100)

Small Business Saturday is on 1st December this year and, in association with Marple Business Forum & Make It Marple, we have arranged a ‘Pop-Up’ Christmas Market from 11am to 4pm on Market Street & Derby Way 😁

There will be some entertainment from our faithful buskers, a magician, face painter, juggler and, DJ Dave Starr of KFM Radio will be spinning some discs.

Save the date!  Come along and let’s support the small businesses that make where we live so special
#ShopLocal #SmallBizSatUK #WeLoveMarple #MakeItLocal
Title: Re: Small Business Saturday Pop-up Christmas Market [1 December 2018]
Post by: admin on November 29, 2018, 05:44:10 AM
We now have more details and a schedule of events for the Pop-up Christmas Market on Saturday:
Title: Re: Small Business Saturday Pop-up Christmas Market [1 December 2018]
Post by: Harry on November 29, 2018, 11:06:55 AM
I trust the 'meet and greet a chimp or toucan' doesn't involve the abuse of real live animals. Can anyone confirm this?
Title: Re: Small Business Saturday Pop-up Christmas Market [1 December 2018]
Post by: admin on December 06, 2018, 09:46:29 AM
The Christmas album on the Marple Website Virtual Tour has been updated with photos from Arthur:

https://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=191

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(https://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/albums/uploads/new/xmas2018/xmasmarket11218_61.jpg)

(https://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/albums/uploads/new/xmas2018/xmasmarket11218_42.jpg)

I'm also pleased to confirm for @Harry that the chimp and toucan were not "live". Not sure if it counts as abuse but the toucan did seem to be a bit of a smart-ar**!
Title: Re: Small Business Saturday Pop-up Christmas Market [1 December 2018]
Post by: Harry on December 06, 2018, 01:36:04 PM
I'm also pleased to confirm for @Harry that the chimp and toucan were not "live". Not sure if it counts as abuse but the toucan did seem to be a bit of a smart-ar**!

Thanks Mark.