Page 6 - Market Times February 2014
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  Lionel Smith has been selling women’s fashion on Waltham Cross market, opposite Fishpools store, for the past 15 years
Susan Hutchisson has been a market trader for more than 30 years, selling jewellery and hair accessories
Mark Smith got his first taste of market trading as a 13-year-old helping out at Romford market and he has been selling groceries on Waltham Cross market for the past eight years
    FACTS & FIGURES
 l Market Days: Wednesdays and Fridays
l Market Rent: Rent is £25.25 for a 12 sq m stall for
regulars and £30.90 for casuals.
l Waltham Cross’s Claim to Fame: Waltham Cross got its
name from the medieval Eleanor Cross at its centre, built to commemorate the place where Queen Eleanor’s coffin rested overnight on its final journey from Lincoln to Westminster Abbey. The author Anthony Trollope lived in the town for 12 years and wrote many of his novels here. The town is home to the world’s biggest newspaper printing plant, and Lee Valley White Water Centre is a legacy of the 2012 London Olympics.
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Iris Green does a brisk business selling wool, haberdashery and ladies underwear
























































































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