This week we welcome the return of Chillies2U with chillies to warm you on cold January nights. Hempen’s range of locally grown hemp products are becoming a regular at the market and we see them back again this week. We also have the usual regulars selling organic favourites of fresh veg, fruit, and a variety of meat, including Willowbrook farm who are now back to their full pre-Christmas range or eggs, chicken, and meats. And we can’t forget the wonderful Café Asia where you can take a break from shopping to sample their delicious food.


Sandy Lane Farm - seasonal, fresh, local organic fruit and veg, lamb and pork
The Cotswold Curer - award winning British Free Range Charcuterie
Willowbrook Organic Farm - organic chicken & lamb, eggs, free range beef and local honey
Jericho Coffee Traders - premium coffee roasted in Jericho and served from a vivid turquoise tuk-tuk
Crudges Cheese - award-winning sustainable local cheeses made using goat, sheep and cows' milk


SESI Food & Detergent Filling Station - refilling empty containers for fairtrade, organic dried foods; household detergents and hair-care products
Natural Bread Company - handcrafted speciality breads
Mediterranean - lovely falafel, houmous, snacks and sweet treats
Simply Foods 2 Go - Filipino Fusion food
Salad Daze - healthy salads to take away
Naturally Sweet - Refined sugar free treats
Chillies2U - locally grown chillies, sauces & marinades
Hempen - Hemp massage & essential oils, Hemp seeds, Hemp seed oil, Hemp-leaf tea
Jason's Book Box - second hand books

Market Café: Café Asia

- Veg thali
- Daba with chana palok (chick peas curry with fresh spinach)
- full breakfast
- Sandwich pakora

Snacks and cakes:
- fresh plum tart
- beet root cake with homemade chocolate cream
- fresh coconut samosa
- vegetable square
- dates and cashew nuts chocolate energy bar
- chocolate and walnut bar
- stuffed carrots (stuffed with nuts and honey)

- tea
- coffee
- mango lassi
- banana milkshake
- smoothie
- fresh mint tea

Cafe Asia collage

Market News

A reminder that January is membership renewal time – thank you to everyone who has already renewed and we’ll have membership information on the Farmers’ Market stall, as well as our lovely 10th anniversary mugs to sell. We are always looking for new stalls to expand our offer, so if you know anyone who might be interested send them our way!

Community News

CAG Project is working on a thermal imaging project in East Oxford with 4 “Low Carbon” groups in East Oxford to help people understand more about energy efficiency in the home, save money and reduce their carbon footprint. If you fancy volunteering to help with this vital work, contact Alice Hemming: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Barracks Lane Community Garden are asking people for their thoughts, suggestions and ideas for the future of the garden. They will be holding a meeting to discuss these ideas in January and will be coming up with a plan of what to focus on in 2017 and beyond. If you have anything to contribute email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 07729 655543.

Project SOUP is back on 22 January. 2017 - 7pm, East Oxford Community Centre at 7:00pm for soup, music and engagement with local community projects. Four projects aiming to make a difference within the local community, will tell you about themselves and what they would do with funding; you vote for your favourite. There’s a recommended entry donation of £4, which all goes to the charity project you choose to support.