It’s a packed market this week with lost of lovely fresh food including more local strawberries from Sotwell Manor Farm and delicious free-range cured meats from Salt Pig Co. There’s local chillies and sauces from Chillies2U and hyper-local apple juice from Tiddly Pommes. Non-food stalls this week include Make.Do.Mend. for all your sewing needs and Oxford Poetry Library with local publications. Takeaways are from the Mediterranean, Italy, Poland, and Greece, and the market café is Joby’s Kitchen.

Outside

Sandy Lane Farm - seasonal, fresh, local organic fruit & veg, lamb & pork
Oxford Mushroom Co - Exotic mushrooms grown on organic oak sawdust blocks in South Hinksey
Sotwell Manor Fruit Farm - sumptuous soft fruits
Salt Pig Co - cured meats & salamis to the highest possible standard using free-range, rare breed pigs from carefully selected local farms
Tiddly Pommes - superb pressed apple juice from local fruit
Willowbrook Organic Farm - organic chicken & lamb, eggs, free range beef & local honey
Crudges Cheese - range of cheeses hand made by ethical & sustainable cheese makers known personally to award winning Crudges
Oxford Poetry Library - Books, magazines, pamphlets written and/or produced by local writers

Inside

SESI Food & Detergent Filling Station - refilling empty containers for fairtrade, organic dried foods; household detergents & hair-care products
North Aston Dairy - local organic milk, yoghurt, cream & ice cream, plus organic rose veal & old cow beef
Natural Bread - handcrafted speciality breads
Mediterranean - lovely falafel, houmous, snacks & sweet treats
Raffaele Pepe - delicious Italian & Japanese food
Taste of Poland - traditional homemade preserves including sour cabbage, sour gherkins, pickled veg, & takeaway snacks
Ellie's Kitchen - Greek savoury & sweet pies: authentically traditional, homemade & delicious
Chillies2U - locally grown chillies, sauces & marinades
Brynmoor Conserves - award-winning jams, conserves & chutneys
Make. Do. Mend. - all your sewing alterations, repairs & commissions
Jason's Book Box - second hand books

Market Café: Joby's Kitchen

Market News

Market Regular Wildman Environmental is running another wonderful nature sensory workshop on 21st June – an evening walk around Cowley Marsh from 7-9pm. More info: www.oxfordgreenweek.org/events/a-nature-sensory-experience-of-cowley-marsh

1st to 7th June is National Volunteers’ Week so why not sign up as a volunteer helping your local community market. More info email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Community News

Broken Spoke Bike Coop are crowdfunding to move to new premises so they can continue their work helping people to learn to fix and ride their own bikes. They’re up to 80% of their £11,000 target. For more info and to donate: www.crowdfunder.co.uk/keep-Broken-Spoke-pedalling