Romford Market

St George's Day bunting in the market
St George's Day celebrations
Saturday 19 April 2014, 10.30am to 3.30pm

Romford Market is an open street market which is owned and operated by Havering Council.

It's history dates back over 767 years.​

Today the busy and vibrant market continues to thrive and is considered to be one of the largest and best street markets in the south-east.

Where is it?

It is located in the heart of four different shopping areas - The Liberty, Mercury Mall, The Brewery and Romford Shopping Hall.

Map of location

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What does it sell?

The market offers a wide variety of products and there are various food stalls which also provide covered seating areas. Very close by there is a large selection of bakeries, cafés, pubs and restaurants and so the market offers a very attractive visitor experience for everyone. 

There is an excellent range of goods sold at the market - why not visit us to find out more.

Opening times

Romford Market is open on the following days:

​Day ​Opening times
​Wednesday 9am to 4.30pm
Friday 9am to 4.30pm​
Saturday 9am to 5pm


Events take place throughout the year.

Please visit the events web page for further information.

Saturday 19 April 2014 - St George's Day celebrations

  • The Royal British Legion Band: 11.30am to 12.30pm
  • Hornchurch Drum and Trumpet Corps Band: 2.00pm to 3.00pm
  • Town Crier: 10.30am to 3.00pm
  • Various circus performers: 11.30am to 3.30pm
  • Free children's face painting: 11.30am to 3.30pm
  • Children's inflatable ride (either a dome or a slide): All day

The market will also be decorated in both bunting and flags.

How to get a pitch at Romford Market

Romford Market is especially seeking speciality traders.​

You can view the documents below for everything you need to know. We only accept fee payments by either Debit or Credit Cards (Visa, Maestro or Mastercard).

Casual traders pitch fees start from £17.80 per day for Wednesdays and Fridays and from £25.05 per day for Saturdays. To trade, three documents are required:

  • Proof of Public Liability Insurance (minimum cover £5M)
  • One utility bill
  • A passport or photo driving licence

Apply for a pitch

Coach parties

FREE Coach parking is available.

Coach driver lunch vouchers and coach party passengers hot food discounts are available - please contact the market office for full details.

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