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Kirkby Market Trader of the Month: December

by Gemma Melling

It’s time for our last Kirkby Market Trader of the Month for 2017, when we profile one of your favourite stalls and give you a little insight into the stories behind it.

Meet our Trader of the Month for December:

Kenny Rowe – Dress Sense

Kenny Rowe of Dress Sense on Kirkby Market

Kenny Rowe of Dress Sense on Kirkby Market

Tell us about your business?

“We have traded at Kirkby Market for over 28 years. We sell branded, chain store clothing at competitive prices. At Dress Sense we specialise in nightwear and underwear.

“I currently trade at Kirkby Market every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday from stalls 101 and 102 (opposite the wallpaper stall).”

How did you start?

“We started as a family business at Great Homer St Market over 50 years ago. It was my wife’s family that started the business and our family have been heavily involved ever since. We currently trade at most Markets across the Merseyside area and North Wales.”

Tell us about your best offers?

“We have branded pyjamas at £10 that are retailing at £40 on the high street, a branded bra and briefs set for £15 which retails at £70.”