Every month, we’re profiling one of the traders at Kirkby Market, finding out more about their businesses and the faces you’ll see behind the stalls.
Introducing our Trader of the Month for September:
David Litchfield – David Litchfield Fashion
Tell us about your business?
“I currently trade every Tuesday and Saturday from stalls 23, 24 and 25. I began trading at Kirkby Market in September 2002 – 15 years ago this month.
“I sell a complete range of Marks & Spencer ex store garments including blouses, knitwear, tops, trousers, jackets, coats & swimwear with fresh items arriving every market day. I offer extremely competitive prices and great customer service.”
How did you start?
“I started off initially selling second hand clothes (all washed & pressed) and after a short time moved onto new clothes. I have traded at markets all over the country for the last 30 years.
“Over the past few years I have made some excellent contacts in the industry which provides me with end of season lines and discount prices.”
Tell us about your offers?
“All of my products are discounted compared to the RRP. I always offer service with a smile and some friendly banter.”