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Leek Food & Drink Festival

Unfortunately the Leek Food & Drink Festival in 2018 won’t be running in 2018

If you are a previous trader we would like to thank you for your participation and support of our… Continue reading

Emma Bridgewater’s shopping trip to Leek

Emma Bridgewater (yes The Emma Bridgewater) blog post with  lovely piece about shopping in Leek.
For more see Emma’s blog at http://www.emmabridgewater.co.uk/en/uk/stry/emmablog151005

Setting up home in The Villas! October 2015

Well it’s been a bit of a surprise… Continue reading

VJ Day Party for Peace

11893988_10153415830428463_4350938991906506508_oVJ Day was commemorated throughout Leek Town centre with a Party For Peace Celebrating 70 years of peace since WW2 ended. The day started with a remembrance service at the Nicholson Memorial at 11am. Seven standard bearers… Continue reading

Leek Fest 2015

2015-08-02 13.47.39The 2nd Leek Fest was held in Leek town centre on Sunday 2nd August 2015 on a glorious sunny day. The idea of Leek Fest originated from the ‘Cock & Buck’ story when the Roebuck (Buck) and Cock Inn (Cock)!… Continue reading

Dr Plot’s Lesser Known Leek!

2015-07-05 14.09.38Dr Plot wrote about Leek’s infamous Double Sunset in 1686 in his book The Natural History Of Stafford-shire. On the eve of The Double Sunset the sun appears to set then rise and finally set again, the double sunset!… Continue reading

Visit Leek Video

Here’s a lovely new video showing off everything that’s great about Leek and the surrounding area, it really does look beautiful doesn’t it?

Upcoming Events
Apr
7
Sat
9:00 am ‘Couch to 5K’ @ Brough Park
‘Couch to 5K’ @ Brough Park
Apr 7 2018 @ 9:00 am – Mar 30 2019 @ 10:00 am
‘Couch to 5K’ @ Brough Park | England | United Kingdom
Get off the couch and start to get fit or fitter through running, jogging or even walking within the pleasant, traffic free parkland of Brough Park. The aim is to transform you from couch potato[...]
Apr
11
Wed
9:00 am Leek’s Indoor Market @ The Butter Market
Leek’s Indoor Market @ The Butter Market
Apr 11 2018 @ 9:00 am – Apr 6 2019 @ 3:30 pm
Traditional Indoor market every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday in the restored Victorian Butter Market.
9:00 am Leek’s Outdoor Market @ Market Place & Sparrow Park
Leek’s Outdoor Market @ Market Place & Sparrow Park
Apr 11 2018 @ 9:00 am – Mar 27 2019 @ 3:30 pm
Enjoy the bustle and atmosphere of Leek’s traditional markets; shop for bargains at the general weekly outdoor market each Wednesday.
Apr
13
Fri
9:00 am Leek’s Indoor Market @ The Butter Market
Leek’s Indoor Market @ The Butter Market
Apr 13 2018 @ 9:00 am – Apr 8 2019 @ 3:30 pm
Traditional Indoor market every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday in the restored Victorian Butter Market.
Apr
14
Sat
8:30 am Antique & Collectors Market @ The Market Place
Antique & Collectors Market @ The Market Place
Apr 14 2018 @ 8:30 am – Apr 6 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Antique & Collectors Market (Archer Fairs Ltd) – held outdoors every Saturday.
9:00 am Leek’s Indoor Market @ The Butter Market
Leek’s Indoor Market @ The Butter Market
Apr 14 2018 @ 9:00 am – Apr 9 2019 @ 3:30 pm
Traditional Indoor market every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday in the restored Victorian Butter Market.
10:00 am Open Art @ The Nicholson Art Gallery
Open Art @ The Nicholson Art Gallery
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – May 12 @ 4:00 pm
Open Art @ The Nicholson Art Gallery | England | United Kingdom
The Staffordshire Moorlands Open Art Exhibition is a showcase for the often otherwise unseen talents of local artists. Artists have at least 3 chances of a prize, with a judges vote for 1st & 2nd,[...]
Apr
21
Sat
9:00 am Leek Fine Food Market @ Leek Market Place
Leek Fine Food Market @ Leek Market Place
Apr 21 2018 @ 9:00 am – Mar 16 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Leek Fine Food Market @ Leek Market Place | Leek | England | United Kingdom
May
5
Sat
10:00 am Leek Open Studios @ Leek
Leek Open Studios @ Leek
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Leek Open Studios @ Leek | England | United Kingdom
Explore and be inspired by some of Leek’s talented artists and makers in their studios and other create spaces around the centre of Leek. Pick up a map from the Foxlowe Arts Centre, Spout Brew[...]
10:00 am Mark Wood at the Nicholson for L... @ The Nicholson Museum & Art Gallery
Mark Wood at the Nicholson for L... @ The Nicholson Museum & Art Gallery
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mark Wood at the Nicholson for Leek Open Studio’s @ The Nicholson Museum & Art Gallery | England | United Kingdom
Mark Wood works across a broad range of graphic design, touching on fine art, and photography. He writes and teaches about digital technologies for Apple, BenQ, and X-Rite. In 2018 Mark returned to academic life[...]