Boston Market is an important focal point for our local community and this award is a great chance for people to nominate the trader who goes the extra mile, sells the best bargains, or has the highest quality goods.

Cllr Tracey Abbott, Boston Borough Council’s portfolio holder for markets, said: “Our market traders offer a wide variety of quality products that affordable prices providing this vital service to our community we want them to get the recognition they deserve. Boston’s markets are incredibly important to the council and have been for 100s of years and we are working hard to support them for future generations to come.

“This Market Trader of the Year competition is a fantastic way for us and you to celebrate our markets and for local people to get involved. So, I encourage everyone to get nominating!”

The winning trader will receive free advertisement on one of our barrier covers, a hamper, Boston Market tote bag, two markets rent-free, one month’s free parking, one month’s free gym membership and a certificate.

You can vote by completing the online form at via the Boston Market UK Facebook page or you can pick up an entry form on the Market from Saturday 3rd July and post to Markets, Boston Borough Council, Municipal Buildings, West Street, Boston, Lincolnshire PE21 8QR.

The competition closes on Saturday 31 July 2021.

The winner will be announced as soon after this date as possible, with a feature in Boston Target’s Council news.

Cllr Abbott (Portfolio Holder), John Williamson & Darran Clare (Markets Officer Boston Borough Council)