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Enjoy fun activities at Market Cross as part of Selby Food and Drink Festival

Enjoy fun activities at Market Cross as part of Selby Food and Drink Festival

8 Jul 2024

Market Cross shopping centre will be hosting a number of fun activities for visitors to enjoy in support of Selby Food and Drink Festival. The festival – which celebrates food and drink producers from across the area – will return to the town on Saturday, July 13. As thousands of people... Read more »

Chance to make your own ‘veg critter’ at fun bank holiday event in Market Cross

Chance to make your own ‘veg critter’ at fun bank holiday event in Market Cross

13 May 2024

Families are being invited to let your imagination run wild and make little creatures out of vegetables as part of a unique event hosted at Market Cross over the Spring Bank Holiday Weekend. The Vegetable Critters event will give visitors the chance to get really creative and craft little critters... Read more »

Market Cross marks the spot this Saturday for fun treasure hunt and pirate-themed activity day

Market Cross marks the spot this Saturday for fun treasure hunt and pirate-themed activity day

8 Apr 2024

All hands will be needed on deck for a fun-filled pirate-themed activity day and treasure hunt, taking place at Selby’s Market Cross shopping centre. Shoppers can expect to see a pirate look-a-like roaming around the popular centre for the event this Saturday [April 13] between 11am and 2pm.... Read more »

Families gather to enjoy Easter egg-stravaganza at Market Cross

Families gather to enjoy Easter egg-stravaganza at Market Cross

1 Apr 2024

Families gathered to enjoy a whole host of fun activities as part of an Easter egg-stravaganza at Market Cross in Selby at the weekend. Visitors gathered to enjoy entertainment and activities held throughout the day on Saturday. Youngsters had smiling faces as they took part in an Easter egg hunt... Read more »

Family fun plans are hatching in Market Cross this Easter

Family fun plans are hatching in Market Cross this Easter

25 Mar 2024

The team at Market Cross shopping centre in Selby will be hosting their annual ‘Easter Eggstravaganza’ on Saturday [30 March]. Entertainment and activities are planned throughout the day with the event starting at 11am. There will be plenty of fun for youngsters to get involved in including an Easter... Read more »

Plenty of reasons to ‘call’ into Vodafone after shop extends stay at Selby’s Market Cross

Plenty of reasons to ‘call’ into Vodafone after shop extends stay at Selby’s Market Cross

26 Feb 2024

There is good news for shoppers searching for a new phone, tablet or iPad in Selby as Vodafone has just announced it will be extending its stay at Market Cross – and has plenty of special offers and promotions in the pipeline. The telecommunications store has just renewed its lease at the... Read more »

Roarsome family fun day as Dex the Dinosaur visits Market Cross

Roarsome family fun day as Dex the Dinosaur visits Market Cross

6 Feb 2024

Families can expect a roarsome day out at Market Cross in Selby this weekend as Dex the Dinosaur will be paying a visit for high fives, photos and hugs. The friendly dino, who is a main mascot for The Works based at the shopping centre, will be stomping around Market Cross on Saturday and Sunday, February... Read more »

Popular Selby bar and restaurant renowned for tasty tapas, cocktails and Sunday lunches a hit with foodies on Google reviews

Popular Selby bar and restaurant renowned for tasty tapas, cocktails and Sunday lunches a hit with foodies on Google reviews

5 Feb 2024

A Selby bar renowned for its tasty tapas, carefully crafted cocktails and delicious Sunday roast dinners has become a hit with foodies posting five-star reviews on Google. The Thursday Tapas evenings, which includes popular dishes including delicious Satay Chicken Skewers, Italian Meatballs and... Read more »

New year, new you: Four health boosting smoothies, as recommended by Cooper’s Grocers in Selby

New year, new you: Four health boosting smoothies, as recommended by Cooper’s Grocers in Selby

3 Jan 2024

After all of that turkey, stuffing, chocolates and merriment over the festive season, many of us are looking for a health boost once the New Year kicks in. Fruit and veg smoothies have become the go to drink of choice for many of us looking for some to consume that’s quick and healthy. Whether... Read more »

BLOG - How to make sure you’re Christmas turkey is cooked perfectly – by Selby Butchers

BLOG - How to make sure you’re Christmas turkey is cooked perfectly – by Selby Butchers

13 Dec 2023

If you have ever hosted on Christmas Day, you’ll know how crucial it is to get the timings right on the cooker. And it’s not easy when you are trying to balance roasting several different meats – including the all-important turkey centrepiece - all with their own unique optimum cooking... Read more »

BLOG - Top tips on writing the perfect Christmas card message – by a shop owner who has sold hundreds of them!

BLOG - Top tips on writing the perfect Christmas card message – by a shop owner who has sold hundreds of them!

6 Dec 2023

It’s that time of the year again when we start sending Christmas cards to our relatives, friends, neighbours and colleagues. Whilst this should be seen as a joyous task, by spreading a little bit of festive cheer and helping us to get into the Christmas spirit, it can be tricky getting the right... Read more »

Frightful time had at Selby's Market Cross

Frightful time had at Selby's Market Cross

30 Oct 2023

Market Cross shopping centre in Selby hosted a fun-filled Halloween event last Saturday [28 October] with a number of free activities for families to enjoy. A free craft station with Halloween themed colouring and pumpkin craft kits was hosted by the centre, alongside free face painting and glitter... Read more »

Halloween Spooktacular hosted by Market Cross

Halloween Spooktacular hosted by Market Cross

23 Oct 2023

Market Cross shopping centre in Selby will be hosting a frightfully good fun-filled Halloween event this Saturday [28 October]. The party starts at 1pm and runs until 3pm with lots of free activities to get children into the spooky spirit for Halloween. Free face painting and glitter art will be... Read more »

New home interiors shop now open at Selby’s Market Cross

New home interiors shop now open at Selby’s Market Cross

16 Oct 2023

Dawson's, an independent family-run home interiors shop, has opened at Market Cross shopping centre in Selby. The Dawson family offer a complete home interior service from handmade upholstery, curtains and blinds made by mum, Maria to a full decorating and fitting service offered by dad, Richard. Dawson's... Read more »

Oh help, oh no, it’s the Gruffalo at Market Cross

Oh help, oh no, it’s the Gruffalo at Market Cross

9 Oct 2023

A free Gruffalo Trail launches this Saturday [14 October] for youngsters to enjoy at Market Cross in Selby. The country’s leading supplier of books, crafts and games, The Works, will soon be launching their new collection based on the hit children’s story, The Gruffalo, by Julia Donaldson. Store... Read more »

Independent ladies fashion boutique renews lease at Selby’s Market Cross shopping centre

Independent ladies fashion boutique renews lease at Selby’s Market Cross shopping centre

11 Sep 2023

Entering its 10th year in business next year, clothing boutique Dolled Up renews their commitment to Selby’s Market Cross shopping centre. Local sisters, Michaela Smith and Stephanie Sorby, opened their first ladies fashion boutique in 2014 choosing Market Cross for its central location opposite... Read more »

Selby says ‘I do’ to a brand-new bridal boutique

Selby says ‘I do’ to a brand-new bridal boutique

4 Sep 2023

Abbey Bridal is the latest addition to join the fantastic line-up of quality independent names at Market Cross in Selby. The high-end boutique offers a range of luxury wedding gowns from classic designers such as Romantica of Devon and Allure Bridals. These beautiful dresses are perfect for brides... Read more »

General Manager takes over card and gift business in Selby

General Manager takes over card and gift business in Selby

21 Aug 2023

Established card and gift shop based at Market Cross in Selby has been taken over by new ownership. Elaine Yarrow has now bought the popular Alexander Cards business taking over the reins from Julie Alexander following 15 years there as General Manager. Located on Gowthorpe Street at the entrance... Read more »

Visit Market Cross this Friday for a ‘roarsome’ time

Visit Market Cross this Friday for a ‘roarsome’ time

14 Aug 2023

Market Cross shopping centre in Selby welcomes a larger-than-life T-Rex this Friday [18 August] to join a day of fun, free activities and face painting. A seven-foot tall Tyrannosaurus Rex can be found at the centre outside The Works between 11am and 2pm, offering children the full Jurassic experience... Read more »

Independent phone shop extends lease at Market Cross shopping centre in Selby

Independent phone shop extends lease at Market Cross shopping centre in Selby

14 Aug 2023

The mobile phone repairs and accessories store, Harry’s Phone Accessories, has renewed its lease at Market Cross shopping centre in Selby. The popular store which offers a repair and unlocking service, as well as stocking a wide range of mobile phone accessories, has been based on Market Lane... Read more »