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Election Petition

The Town Council has received an Election Petition from the High Court regarding the recent election click here

The petition alleges that the election result is void on the grounds of corrupt or illegal practices on behalf of the respondents listed on page 2.

The Court will now determine whether and how this matter is to proceed.


First-tier Tribunal Decision - 24/05/2018 


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                 Hemsworth Market                                         

Following a successful launch of the Market on Saturday 26 March 2016, which is now held in the Precinct area in Hemsworth, the Town Council would like to hear from new or existing traders to look to trade at the market which is held every Friday from 8.30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.

If you are interested in trading at the Hemsworth Market on a casual or permanent basis, please email or phone 01977 617617.


Hemsworth Market current opening times 

8.30am till 3.00pm Fridays.

Cost for stalls are £7.40 (1st stall), £3.70 (2nd stall) and £1.00 each subsequent stall.
The market only closes on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

How to become a market trader

Casual traders

The following rules explain how to become a casual trader at Hemsworth Market:
'Permanent' (licensed) traders have till 9am to occupy their stalls.  'Casual trader stalls' are then let on between 9am and 10am. 

Casual traders must report to the Community Centre on the day they intend to stand (8.30 a.m. to 9.00 a.m.). A short registration form needs fulfilling prior to standing.
Vacant stalls, if any, are allocated at about 9.00 to 9.30 am, based on list position and goods sold. 

Apply for a stall

If you are interested in applying for a stall, all traders are required to complete and return the following documents:

General Application form, download here

Saturday Market Application form, download here

Complete and sign the application form.

Public Liability Insurance

All regular traders should possess public liability insurance cover for a minimum of £5M and produce proof of this upon attendance at the market.
(Membership of the National Market Traders' Federation and CMTIA is acceptable in this respect).
Please enclose a copy of your insurance certificate with your completed application.
It is also recommended that anyone selling second hand goods (Saturday Market only) should have public liability insurance.
N.B. No cover for insurance purposes is provided under the Town Council’s insurance.
Trader Agreement 
Read and complete the attached trader agreement. Failure to comply with the conditions of the agreement may result in you forfeiting your right to trade on Hemsworth markets.

Terms and conditions form, download here

Read and ensure that you can comply with all the terms and conditions.
N.B.    Site rules prohibit the sale of weapons, knives, air guns, alcohol, cigarettes and counterfeit goods.
Anyone found attempting to sell these goods will be reported to The Trading Standards Office direct on (01904) 551545.

Traders selling food

All traders selling food are required to be registered with their Local Authority’s Environmental Health Department. Please include evidence of your registration with your application form.





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