The University of Huddersfield has teamed up with the National Market Traders Federation (NMTF) and Kirklees Council to host a young persons’ start-up business Christmas Market on Wednesday, the 30th November 2022 from 12-6pm.

The event acts as a regional heat for the Young Traders Market National competition for 2023, the winning stall will go through to the regional final and win £100.

It’s the first time the University have brought together start-up businesses from across the region to hold a Christmas Market of this kind but with businesses increasingly under pressure to perform the University wanted to provide a space to trade for them that was free of charge.

The event is taking place on University Square, the Market will be buzzing with hand crafted start-up businesses and live music to get you into the festive spirit.