Wealden District Council
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Local Markets

Wealden is very fortunate to benefit from a variety of different farmers markets and local markets across the district which take place on a regular basis during the week and on Saturdays.  For full details of what is available please either download the local Wealden markets  leaflet or see below.

Crowborough Farmers’ Market


Fourth Saturday of every month


Car park at side of Crowborough & District Social Club, Croft Road, Crowborough TN6 1DL from 9am – 1pm


Contact: Market Co-ordinator by email: shop@renhurstfarm.co.uk

Hailsham Farmers’ Market


Second Saturday of every month


Hailsham Cattle Market, Market Street, Hailsham BN27 2AG from 9am – 12.30pm


Market Co-ordinator on:  01892 852168 

Hailsham Street Market


Every Saturday


Vicarage Field, Hailsham  BN27 1BD from 8.30am – 3pm


Market Co-ordinator on 01323 841702 or email enquiries@hailsham-tc.gov.uk

Heathfield Farmers’ Market


Third Saturday of every month


Co-Op Car Park TN21 8JD from 9am – 12.30pm


Market Co-ordinator on 01892 610314 or email  farmersmarket@heathfield.net

Uckfield Farmers’ Market


First Saturday of every month


Luxfords Car Park TN22 1AR from 9am – 1pm


Contact: Market Co-ordinator by email: shop@renhurstfarm.co.uk

Free parking is available at all of the markets above.

Village Markets

Markets also take place in various villages across Wealden:


  • Blackham Village Hall, Blackham TN3 9UD from 10am – 12.30pm
  • First Saturday of every month except January
  • Contact:  Market Co-ordinator on 01892 740777

Chelwood Gate Village Market

  • Chelwood Gate Village Hall RH17 7LF
  • Four times a year – March, May, September, November
  • Contact:  Market Co-ordinator on 01825 713018

East Dean Local Produce Market

  • East Dean Village Hall BN20 0DR  from 10am – 12.30pm
  • Every Wednesday
  • Contact: Market Co-ordinator on 01323 423481 or 07730 325398 or email  zoe@newbarnexceat.plus.com

Forest Row Village Market

  • Foresters Green, Hartfield Road, Forest Row RH18 5DN
  • First Saturday of every month
  • From 10am-3pm (free parking)
  • Contact: Market Co-ordinator on 01342 822661 or email market@forestrow.gov.uk

Framfield Village Market

  • Framfield Memorial Hall TN22 5NR from 10am – 12 noon
  • Fourth Saturday of the month (not August)
  • Contact: Market Co-ordinator on 01825 890182 or email framfield.pc@virgin.net

Ninfield Village Market

  • Ninfield Memorial Hall TN33 9EE from 9.30am to 12 noon
  • Third Saturday of the month
  • Christmas evening market in December from 6pm to 9pm
  • Contact: Market Co-ordinator on 07840 136672 or email ninfieldvillagemarket@gmail.com

Wadhurst Market

Country Markets

Some villages hold regular Country Markets selling locally produced baked goods, preserves, fresh seasonal produce and handicrafts.

Pevensey Bay Country Market

  • St Wilfrid’s Church BN24 6HL 10.15am – 11.30am
  • Every Friday Mid-March to December
  • Contact:  Market Co-ordinator on 01323 768994

Waldron Country Market

  •  Holy Cross Priory, Cross in Hand TN21 0TR  – 11 am to 1pm
  •  Second Thursday in the month
  • Contact: Market Co-ordinator on 01825 890178 or email lyd_tyler@yahoo.co.uk

or 01435 812931

National Farmers Retail and Markets Association (FARMA)

FARMA is a co-operative of farmers, producers selling on a local scale, and farmers’ markets organisers. FARMA works throughout the UK and is the largest organisation of its type in the world, representing direct sales to customers through farm shops, Pick-Your-Own, farmers’ markets, home delivery, on-farm catering, and farm entertainment.

South Downs Food and Drink Portal

The Sussex Food and Drink portal aims to showcase the wonderful food and drink you can enjoy in the South Downs National Park area. Use the FOOD FINDER to find great places to buy, eat and drink and explore stunning local fare. Find out about the seasonal goodies and events you shouldn’t miss in the events calendar!

The portal was created by Natural Partnerships CIC, a community interest company based in Sussex which manages projects to promote food and farming. The project has been seed funded by the South Downs National Park Authority and The Southern Co-operative.