Christmas Eve markets come to town

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Christmas Eve markets will take place in Bourne and Stamford this year, giving shoppers a last minute chance to buy festive gifts and produce from local traders.

On December 24, Bourne’s normal Thursday market will take place at the Corn Exchange car park, while Stamford will host its event on Broad Street.

Both markets will run from 8am to 2pm with road closures in place in Stamford, with Broad Street closed from 4am until 4pm.

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In Rutland, the market in Uppingham that usually takes place on a Friday, will be held on Tuesday, next week - just ahead of Christmas.

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