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       Traders making the most of Matlock Market
Matlock’s long gone outdoor market was revived five years ago in a bid to improve the fortunes of the Derbyshire town that nestles amid the hills and dales of the Peak District. It has gone from strength to strength since a market trader family took over its running a year ago. Nicola Gould reports
Graham and Jenny Knowles are pictured with their daughter Gemma, holding a new market banner. A year ago they made the momentous decision to invest in and run the market they helped set up five years ago. Jenny served as President of Ashfield NMTF branch from 1980 to 1988 and remembers taking Gemma to the federation’s conference when she just four months old

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