Clayton Dickensian Market

The 14th Annual Clayton Dickensian Festival

Charity Applications

Clayton Dickensian Market is now accepting applications for charities to be considered for the 2017 market. If you would like to nominate a charity or if you represent a charity and would like to nominate it, please apply in writing to the Secretary using the email address: Please let us know a bit about the work you do and […]


Clayton Dickensian Market would like to thank everyone once again for their amazing generosity in making the event the success it now is. Prizes of the Grand Raffle included: £100 Amazon Vouchers : Mayfield Medical Centre £100 Love2shop vouchers: Crestville Motors Luxury Hamper : Clayton Dickensian Committee La Libellula full treatment voucher £35 Festive Fayre Hamper: Trajan Construction 4 Pantomime […]

Thank you!

Clayton Dickensian Market  would like to thank everybody that helped make the market a great success again this year. A great number of people make the day possible and we would like to say thanks to all the local businesses that generously sponsored the programme or gave donations and raffle prizes,  the Clayton Parish Council for their grant to help […]

Appeal for any unwanted prizes

Organisers of the 12th Clayton Dickensian Market are now putting the final touches to plans for their event which will be held on Saturday the 3rd of December. Stalls are being dusted off, stewards briefed and requests to Father Christmas are in, as they hope to make this another successful year. They would also like to appeal for any unwanted […]

Announcing this years nominated charities.

We are proud this year to be supporting the Bradford Hospital Children’s Charity. It is their sole purpose to improve the facilities and experience for all the babies and children of Bradford and their families. Also a part of the MHA (Methodist Housing Association) who fund activities and social activities for the over 60’s with an aim to reduce social […]

Plans for the 12th Annual Dickensian Market under way.

Preparations are well under way for Clayton’s annual Dickensian Market. The market takes place on the first Saturday of December every year and is entering its twelfth year this year. The focus of the market is a Christmas themed Dickensian style street market with the emphasis on community involvement. The proceeds raised are distributed to charities usually with some kind […]

Presentation Night

Clayton Dickensian Market held its presentation night recently at Clayton Liberal Club recently. It was a packed club that saw a total of £8,000 handed over to the four nominated charities who each received a cheque for £2,000. The four nominated charities were Mind in Bradford, SmartMove in Halifax, Teenage Cancer Trust at St.James and CMV Action all with links […]