Welcome to Market News!

Wellington Market has secured its future with new ownership as of 3rd August 2019. Castlepoint WM Ltd own and operate local markets supporting local businesses to deliver an exceptional service to the wider community. Our markets are home to a variety of tradespeople and services who look to give great value to their customers.

At Castlepoint, we are proud to serve the community. We aim to deliver outstanding service our customers. We are local businesses for local people, offering great value on all products and services.

The local management team include:

Herlander Alcobia | Market Manager 

Michael Maddocks | Market Operative

Christmas Wishes

We are closed from Christmas Day and re-open on New Years Eve from 9am – 4pm. We thank you for shopping local and supporting our Market, which is home to 47 small businesses.

Season’s Greetings to you all, we pray you are in touch with loved ones and stay safe during this time. 

We re-open as normal from 2nd January 2021.


Additional Christmas Dates

We will be opening additional dates in the run up to Christmas:

Wednesday 16th December, Monday 21st December and Wednesday 23rd December. 

Click Here for a full list of our opening hours.

Lockdown 2.0

As per the PM’s announcement we are now in a second lockdown from 5th November ending 3rd December. This has had a huge impact on our traders, yet again. Nonetheless, we continue to remain open for essential traders – Click here for a full list of those open

Primp & Preen

We are pleased to announce that in line with Government guidance Brow & Beauty can re-open from Aug 15th. Sasha has some amazing offers and has made her salon fully COVID-compliant.

Working closely with Environmental Health, distancing measures will be in place so book in and check in using their QR codes/ visitor books.

We are back!

In line with Government guidance we can fully open on June 15th. Wellington Market will be operating an Essential only operation from 2nd June. We have worked hard to ensure the Market is fully COVID-19 compliant with distancing measures in place. 

Please use the hand sanitizing stations at the door entrances and adhere to traders safety measures around their stalls

Project Einstein

During closures, we have been upgrading our electrical wiring and lighting in line with 18th Edition. Working closely with local contractors CMK Electrical, we are carrying out a complete LED upgrade and Fixed Wire test at Wellington Market. 

We aim to have this completed by Nov 2020

Castlepoint Management Ltd

We are relocating our Management offices from 21 Market street to Wellington Market’s Management Suite.

From August, the suite will be home to Castlepoint WM Ltd – Market Management and also the home to Castlepoint Markets Limited – Finance and Operations.

Coming Soon...

We are developing an area of the indoor market hall to accommodate a brand new food court. The bespoke facility will also accommodate a secure Mother & Baby Area as well as general Service Area and Seating.

If you are interested in reserving a cooking, non cooking or kiosk space please email:


Easter Wishes

We would like to wish all of our traders and visitors a Happy Easter.

Although these are uncertain ties, we hope that you are all safe and able to stay in touch with one another.

We are looking forward to re-opening soon

National Lockdown

 As per the Government announcements we are in a Pandemic due to a new strain of Coronavirus. As a result of the national lockdown and requests on shielding, we have decided to close the Market until further guidance on health and safety is issued.

Please stay safe and we hope to see you soon.

Love Your Market

Love is in the air here at Wellington Market; we have lots of wonderful gift ideas for you and your loved ones – from fashion, lingerie, cakes, personalised gifts, bath bombs, perfume right down to you cards, cakes, flowers and even ingredients’ for your candlelight dinner – shop local this Valentine’s- your pocket will love you for it

Welcome 2020

We would like to wish all of our traders and visitors a Happy New Year.

Here’s to wishing you all a fabulous start to 2020; may it be filled with love, laughter, great health and wealth!

We look forward to seeing you on your next visit!