Head out and discover your local independent businesses as part of Love Your High Street Week! Taking place from Monday 13 to Sunday 19 November, this national online campaign is run by the British Independent Retail Association, and champions independent and family-run businesses.
Market Rasen is known to have a great number of independent family run businesses. From hardware to haberdashery and greengrocers to giftware.
Take a look at some of the great businesses you can find in Market Rasen!
Rose and Berries
11 Queen Street
Find a wide variety of great fresh, local fruit and vegetables at reasonable prices.
Town and Country Carpets
12 Queen Street
Established over 36 years ago, Town & Country Carpets is a family run business stocking a wide range of samples and can source nearly every make of carpet, vinyl, woods, laminates and safety flooring their customers.
Market Rasen Pet Centre
18 Queen Street
Find a well-stocked pet shop from food and accessories to medicines, bedding and toys. They pride themselves in providing top-notch customer service along with free advice to ensure the wellbeing of your beloved pets.
The Green Life Pantry
19 Queen Street
Markets Rasen's very own zero waste, plastic free, weigh your own and refill shop. Find a wide range of dry goods, baking supplies, dried fruit, loose tea and coffee beans, wash detergents, shampoo and soaps. Soft drinks, chocolates and nuts also available.
Rasen Hardware & DIY
34A Queen Street
Celebrating 50 years this year, Rasen Hardware & DIY stock a huge range of hardware tools, building essentials, and more. Pop in and see their friendly team, including four legged assistant Maisie, who will help you find exactly what you need.
Willow & Wildflower
38 Queen Street
Inspired by the Lincolnshire Wolds, their passion for flowers reflects the natural beauty we are so lucky to have on our doorstep. Their shop is filled with beautiful flowers, plants & homeware, or visit their online shop to find flowers for all occasions. This Christmas they are also selling DIY Christmas wreath kits!
43 to 45 Queen Street
A third-generation business, Garnetts Confectionary has been trading in the same shop in Market Rasen for over 100 years! You will be spoilt for choice with their fantastic range of quality confectionary. From delicious chocolate to mouthwatering jellies, nougat, fudge and more!
VT Lancaster & Son
15/47 Queen Street
Established in 1892, this family businesses has been passed through the generations and with the support of the local community resides as the oldest shop in Market Rasen! They specialise in providing the highest quality meats sourced from sourced locally from Lincolnshire Red Cattle, free range port and lamb.
6 Union Street
Find a wide variety of yarn, wool, fabric and haberdashery at Stitch Witch, just a stones throw away from the main road. They also run weekly groups such as knit and natter, sit and sew and crochet as well as workshops for beginners through to more advanced.
Bluebird Bridal Boutique
1 Market Place Walk
Open since 2018, Bluebird Bridal Boutique specialise in bespoke bridalwear and occasion outfits. Turn your dream dress into a reality with every detail thought about, from your something blue to the tiniest sparkle.
For more information about Market Rasen including places to visit and things to do, visit the Market Rasen section of Love Lincolnshire Wolds' website. The town have also just announced their Christmas events which includes their annual Christmas Market, and the return of the Rotary’s Santa Fun Run!
Market Rasen sits on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. For more information visit Love Lincolnshire Wolds' website. For regular updates follow LoveLincsWolds on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.