Festive market

A CHRISTMAS market will take place in Alnwick this weekend.

The festive event is the first of two markets in December and will see the usual traders alongside those selling seasonal produce, gifts and entertainment in the Market Place from 9am to 4pm on Saturday.

The Salvation Army will start the entertainment at 10am with the Christians Together choir at noon followed by the Playhouse Concert Band.

Alnwick Farmers’ Christmas Market will take place on Friday, December 23, from 9am to 2pm with host of fresh local produce on sale and the chance to win a festive hamper at the Alnwick Markets stall.