Date published: 2nd June 2020

Markets in Sheringham will re-open from June 6, with the return of the Market on the car park at Station Approach. It will be followed by the return of the Wednesday Market on June 10 and Cromer’s Friday market on June 12.

The market will be provisionally re-opening following government guidance, with NNDC taking extra precautionary steps to ensure the safety of shoppers. Health and Safety Officers have risk assessed the format, layout and operation of the market to confirm it complies and exceeds safety guidance.

The market will operate using a one way system with strict two-metre social distancing measures. There will be overflow safe areas where customers will be asked to wait to be served, with one market stall’s distance between each trader. NNDC officers will be present on the market’s initial re-opening to assess the system and improve it for subsequent market days, if necessary.

Traders will also be observing public health regulations, including regular use of hand sanitizer, screens and protective equipment.

Cllr. Richard Kershaw, Portfolio Holder for Economic Development said:

“it is important that shoppers feel safe and confident as they visit the local market traders. We have taken every precaution to accommodate shoppers and traders with their safety and wellbeing as our priority.”

Shoppers are asked to use cashless payments where possible and to use the one-way system, respecting the signposting as they visit.

You can email the NNDC Coronavirus Help Hub at

You can also telephone the NNDC Coronavirus Help Hub on 01263 516000 between 8am and 6pm, Monday to Friday

Last updated: 2nd June 2020