Pontypool Indoor Market

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About Pontypool Markets

In 1690 Pontypool was granted permission to hold a small weekly market selling 'all manner of cattle, goods and merchandise'. Since then, markets have been at the heart of Pontypool ever since. The town proudly continues this tradition today with excellent indoor and outdoor market facilities to suit all needs including:

  • A thriving Victorian Market Hall that has received over £2m of investment in the last few years
  • A vibrant weekly outdoor market held every Wednesday
  • Specialist craft and antiques markets throughout the year

Shopping at the Market

Pontypool indoor and outdoor markets are places for refreshment, entertainment and activity. It's somewhere you can purchase unique items, fresh local food, crafts and antiques. It's also home to some great quality convenient services like barbers, bakery, clothing alterations and healthy fast food outlets.

Opening Times

  • Monday  -  8am - 2pm
  • Tuesday - Friday  - 8am - 5pm
  • Wednesday  -  Outdoor Market
  • Saturday  -  8am - 4pm

Trading at the Market

The markets of Pontypool are always looking for enthusiastic traders who are dedicated to providing high quality customer service and a diverse shopping experience right in the heart of Pontypool.

Pontypool indoor market has many units available for rent, from ventilated catering units to casual stalls providing flexible trading. Rental prices are affordable and competitive, plus new businesses can benefit from our test trade opportunities with up to 30% discount on rents for the first six months. Traders can also benefit from professional business and enterprise support and marketing programmes.

For more information on trading at the market contact the Market Manager on 01495 742757, email pontypoolmarketmanager@torfaen.gov.uk or complete the Pontypool Indoor Market - Expression of Interest Form.

Where to Find Us

The Indoor market is located in Pontypool town centre and accessed from Market Street, Crane Street and Commercial Street. Post code is NP4 6JW.

The outdoor market takes place every Wednesday and mainly occupies George Street and Crane Street.

Last Modified: 29/08/2023
For more information contact:

Pontypool Market Manager

Tel: 01495 742757

Email: pontypoolmarketmanager@torfaen.gov.uk

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