News and Opportunities
Eccles Arts and Crafts Market 2012 : Mar 21, 2012
Eccles Community Art gallery have branched out into running a free monthly Arts and Craft fair in Eccles Shopping Centre. If any Creative Hive members are interested to take up a table to sell their craft items or come along and see what it's about, please see the information below.
Dates: 1st Saturday of every month
Feb 4th, March 3rd, April 7th, May 5th, June 2nd, July 7th, August 4th, Sept 1st, October 6th, Nov 3rd, Dec 1st
February 2012: Unit 2, Boothway, Eccles, M30 0EB
Other Arts and Crafts Markets will be in The Mall, Eccles unless otherwise stated
Set up time: Between 8:00am and 9:45am. All boxes/packaging, etc, to be securely stowed before 10:00am
Craft fair time: 10:00am – 3:00pm
Table, no larger than a 6ft trestle table unless by prior agreement with the organiser (available from Wilkinsons and B+Q for around £10).
You are welcome to bring additional drapes and boards providing they are secure and will fit on the table.
Electrical equipment/lighting is not permitted unless accompanied by a valid PAT’s certificate and by prior agreement with the manager of Eccles Shopping Centre, Kyla Ankers
Toilets: Public council run toilets are available in the Mall, and customer toilets in Morrison’s Supermarket
Food and drink can be purchased in the shopping centre
Parking: John William Street Car Park – rear of centre
Loading and unloading can be carried out through the rear of unit 26 The Mall next to Card Factory
Charges for Eccles Arts and Craft Market :
Public Liability Insurance: Membership of Eccles Community Art Gallery will give you public liability insurance for events organised by Eccles Community Art gallery.
Gallery Membership fee : £5 annual fee
The Arts and crafts Markets will be free, courtesy of Eccles Shopping Centre, but if you would like to show your continuing support for Eccles Community Art Gallery a voluntary donation would be most welcome to allow us to continue to fund free public events/workshops
Organiser of Eccles Community Art Gallery: Karen Illingworth 0798 179 1475
Management of Eccles Shopping Centre: Kyla Ankers 0161 707 3058
Security Staff for Eccles Shopping Centre: Mark 0782 521 9204