Tuesday Market

Wirksworth Tuesday market is held each week in the garden adjacent to the Memorial Hall on St Johns Street.  

The market is open 9:00 - 12:30 (core hours) but many stall holders are set-up and ready to trade from 8am, and continue to trade until 2pm.

There are a limited number of stalls available at a concessionary rate for charities, please call the number below for details. Traders operate on a casual basis but all stalls must be pre-booked each week. Traders  require Public Liability Insurance which can be purchased for as little as £40 pa. See our information guide here

Interested in applying for a stall ?

Download a traders enquiry pack and booking conditions here.

Contact: markets@wirksworth.gov.uk | 01629 823408

Stoney Wood

Stoney Wood is Wirksworth's Millennium woodland planted in the area recovered from Stonecroft Quarry. The land on which the wood is planted was donated by Tarmac Ltd to Wirksworth Town Council. The original planting was started by Tarmac but later sections were planted by local adults and children in a project ...

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Hiring the Hall

Main Hall

We have  two buildings with rooms to hire on an hourly basis, and the newly renovated Fanny Shaw's Community Building (FSCB) which is operated on a key loan system. 

Town Hall:- The Main Hall is large, suitable for a variety of uses - dance, exercise, large meeting space, wedding reception, family parties, musical events, etc, whilst other rooms - the Club Room, Ante Room, Council Chamber, are suited to smaller classes/groups. All rooms are available for hire during the day & evening during week days & weekends.  

Memorial Hall:- the Hall & Kitchen are available to hire for meetings, parties, fayres, events and classes/groups, during the day & evening during week days and weekends.

Fanny Shaw's:- Community building key available free of charge for use by groups such as: parents, schools, nurseries, scouts & not-for-profit groups holding events on the park.      

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Council Meetings

Environment & Town Affairs
(Usually held on the first Monday of the month)
Finance, Buildings & Personnel
(Usually held on the second Monday of the month)
Town Council Meeting
(Usually held on the third Monday of the month)

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