Eastleigh Borough Council have announced that there will be an additional market day in Eastleigh, on Tuesday 24th December this year. The Christmas Eve market will be held in the usual location on Leigh Road precinct, between 9am and 2pm.
In a press release, a spokesman for the Council says;
” We are pleased to stage a town centre market on Christmas Eve and we hope local people will go along and enjoy some last minute shopping. Since taking over the running of the town centre markets, the Council has been keen to explore other ways to improve the market. The markets are an important part of the town centre economy and we look forward to ‘building up’ and promoting them in the future.”
There will not be a town centre market in Eastleigh on Boxing Day or Saturday 28 December.