Staffordshire Moorlands District Council has the following markets: 3rd Saturday of the month is Leek’s Fine Food Market and every 1st Sunday of the month is the ‘Totally Locally’ Sunday Supplement Market, Biddulph Artisan Market takes place on the First Friday of the month, Cheadle’s Weekly Outdoor Market
Here is the Council’s response to our Freedom of Information request:
Q: Do you allow stall holders at your markets to sell real fur? (including small items such as knitted hats with fur bobbles, or key rings with fur trims etc.
A: Although we do not have a formal policy, this type of product would not be formally accepted on the market. As a result of your correspondence relevant officers have been contacted to review this
However, we are unaware of any official policy documents or guidelines to enforce this.
Please urge the Council to adopt the official Fur Free Markets policy by contacting Cllr Edwin Wain, Cabinet Member for Planning, Development and Property, email: firstname.lastname@example.org