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Farmer's market gives Big Issue vendor a food parcel boost

Posted On: 6 Apr 2020   |   Posted By: The Big Issue

Farmer's market gives Big Issue vendor a food parcel boost

A farmer's market in Bath is keeping Big Issue vendors fed throughout the coronavirus crisis by putting together food parcels for delivery.
The Bath Farmer's Market has managed to continue running every Saturday in Green Park Station, a former railway station-turned-market and independents shop venue, despite the pressures of the coronavirus shutdown .
And organisers Ethical Property have opted to harness the weekly event to help out Big Issue vendors.
Ian Duff Food ParcelIan Duff was delighted to receive his food parcel over the weekend
Charles Beer, the market and property manager for Ethical Property, said that The Big Issue's Bath sales and operations team are one of the firm's not-for-profit tenants. So to support The Big Issue through the current uncertain times, they put £200 towards parcels to help volunteers and vendors who have been affected by the lockdown.
“On Saturday when we had our farmer's market we had a collection point to raise money for The Big Issue and Ethical Property donated £200 to...

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