VIDEO: Why we love Milton Keynes Market

Traders at Milton Keynes Market are looking to the future after more than two years of uncertainty.

The market has overcome the closure of Secklow Bridge following a fire and the threat of a planning application from clothing giant Primark, which would have seen them forced to re-locate.

Market trader Elizabeth Hobbs

Market trader Elizabeth Hobbs

Now traders are talking about how they can move on – including the formation of their own branch of the Market Traders’ Federation and even talks with Robert Hall, the chief executive of thecentre:mk

Reporter Craig Lewis and videographer Natalee Hazelwood caught up with traders to ask them what makes the market so special – and what they would like to see in the future.

> A full report on the future aspirations of the market traders will follow on this website