Roman Road Yard Market Launch Party

Roman Road Yard Market Launch Party

Date: 19 March 2016
Time: 11am to 5pm
Mood: Curious
Price: Free
Venue: Roman Road, Roman Road car park, Ford Road, London E3 5LX
Booking: Not required

About the event

Come to the launch party of a new weekly Saturday market on Roman Road. There will something for everyone with hot food, street music and market stalls selling unique and handcrafted wares, as well as a series of guided tours exploring Roman Road’s best-kept secrets and visions for a community-led future. 

The guided walks will include Hidden Histories, a tour of Bow’s hidden past; Battling Belles of Bow, an insight into the radical campaigns led by Sylvia Pankhurst and Annie Besant; High Street Re-Imagined, an introduction to the recently launched Roman Road Neighbourhood Plan with The Cass School of Art, Architecture and Design exploring visions for a re-imagined high street for Bow; Pocket Park Treasure Hunt, a fun and interactive treasure hunt around the green spaces and playground of Roman Road and Bow; Insider’s Guide to Roman Road’s Indie Shops, a tour of Roman Road’s hidden gems and boutiques, and Disappearing Boozers, a tour of former pubs brought to life by Age UK Ray Gipson and ending up in a local boozer for a celebratory pint. 
For more information please visit Roman Road Yard Market Website.

Access information

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