St George's Market was built between 1890 and 1896 and is one of the best markets in the UK and Ireland. Older traders of the market who have long generational connections and some younger traders recall memories of the Market and its importance to the city of Belfast.
The film was made with Friends of St. Georges Market and the Ulster People's College.
About the Market
Friday continues to be the traditional Variety Market day.
After the restoration of the St George's Market building, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and Belfast City Council, at the turn of the twentieth-first century, a new Saturday City Food and Garden Market was launched.
Ten years later, in June 2010, a Sunday Market was launched.
St George's Market is now a three-day weekend market destination for visitors and citizens of the city of Belfast.