From the very first Harrogate Christmas Market, organisers wanted it to stand out from similar events. They decided to give it a predominantly Yorkshire flavour by giving priority to Yorkshire-based traders and products. Not everything sold at HCM is made locally however, as the organisers appreciate that quality-made, Fair Trade gifts can provide a valuable […]Read More Why Harrogate Christmas Market Traders Are so Special
It’s hardly surprising that Christmas markets are popular events. People like to browse for Christmas gifts and decorations while surrounded by a festive ambiance. Like any other large event, planning can make all the difference as to how well you enjoy it. Going on a whim may seem fun, but you could end up feeling […]Read More Read this before heading to Harrogate Christmas Market!
Why do we exchange gifts at Christmas? Many believe it’s because we’re emulating the gift-giving by the Magi to Jesus at the time of his birth. In fact, Romans were giving gifts in December to celebrate the winter solstice long before Christianity began. Whatever the reason, here are six tips to help you choose an […]Read More Six Tips for Choosing an Ideal Christmas Gift