Great Torrington Pannier Market was built in 1842 but the building gradually deteriorated and in
1948 the complete roof was removed. October 1999 saw the whole building being refurbished and
The market is Managed by two resources. Torridge District Council looks after the rental of the
fixed retail shops and café and a Market Manager, Andy, looks after the rental of market stalls at the
top end of the market space (Market Hall).
The Pannier Market itself is open from 07:00 to 18:00.
There are a number of retail units/craft workshops and a cafe which are open Monday to Saturday
from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm and Market Hall contains the weekly General Market stalls on Fridays and
Saturdays. With a bric-a-brac and collectables Market on Fridays.
Tel: 01237 428700 for retail fixed units and 07900557359 for information regarding the stalls and
general market arrangements