First Market of 2012

The first Stirchley Community Market of the year will take place this Tuesday 6th March, from 4pm-8pm at Stirchley United Working Men’s Club.

Here’s a list of our stallholders.


Spatulas at Dawn- Cakes, brownies and muffins baked to order with love (and the occasional courgette). Bundt cakes a speciality.

Jo’s Coffee To Go- Speciality teas, coffees, and soft drinks.

Frost and Snow- a social enterprise that specialises in creating gorgeous cupcakes, providing training and job opportunities to previously homeless people. @FrostandSnow

Loaf – Hand-made bread from the community bakery/cookery school/social enterprise. @loafonline

Artisan Preserves – Jams and marmalades.

Martineau Gardens – Plants and preserves from Edgbaston’s beautiful (and free!) community garden. @martineau27

Capeling and Co – Cheesemongers providing artisan and farmhouse cheeses from the UK and continental Europe. @CapelingandCo

Stirchley Wines – One of the best off-licenses in Brum. @StirchleyWines

South Birmingham Food Co-op – Co-operative offering whole-foods, store cupboard items such as tinned goods, oil and sauces, as well as environmentally friendly household products.

jACKrABBIT – herbs, spices and ingredients for cooking, both dried and fresh, and also some home grown, delivering in the local area. –

Wolsey Sausage Company – Sausages manufactured about 100m from the market site, along with your favourite butchers cuts of meat.

Sajida Holmes – hot curry.

Wolsey Sausage Company – Stirchley’s own sausage-makers from Lea House Road.

Arts and Crafts:

Papier Trouvé and The Brum Reaper: Baskets and ornaments woven from
recycled newspaper by Elizabeth. Photos chronicling local scenes and events by Thorsten.

Cath and Jenny – Arts and Crafts.

Cherry Star – handmade unique and fashionable jewellery makers with a
vintage twist. @cherrystarltd

Tim Gascoigne- record seller extrordinaire/DJ fantastique.

Harry Starling- industrial exploratory photography, curios, sewed items. @raddogextreme

Pixiefrog Arts and Crafts – Recycled and revamped household objects, specialising in mirrors and picture frames.

Stirchley Happenings – Films, crafts and bits and bobs. @StirchleyHaps

Birmingham Bike Foundry – A worker co-operative providing training, repairs and recycling donated bicycles and selling them at affordable prices in our community. @BikeFoundry

Plus the Ikon Gallery will be there looking for a ‘Real Birmingham Family’ (see the website for details).

We look forward to seeing you there!