FIRST time traders at Bideford Pannier Market will receive a free pitch as part of the national Love Your Local Market campaign this month.

The pitches will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis on the market trading days of May 18, 21, 25 and 28.

The aim of the campaign, run by the National Association of British Market Authorities’ (NABMA), is to encourage new trader opportunities.

For more information contact the market administrator on: 01237 428817 or email