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Market @ Woodside

Situated in a world-class location, on the banks of the River Mersey, overlooking the Liverpool skyline, our Independent Wirral Village is one of the most exciting additions to Wirral’s post-pandemic leisure and retail scene. The specially created Market @Woodside has been specifically designed to showcase our home-grown businesses whilst supporting and enhancing the local area as a key North West visitor destination. Rental of a chalet starts at just £54 including VAT per weekend, with recent weekends including Pet Fest attended by over 5,000 People. They really are the perfect opportunity for you to engage and open up to new customers.

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    Are you an Independent, Wirral based business?

    FAQs

    No, you must book for the full weekend.

    No, you can only book 4 times a year. This is to ensure we give as many businesses as possible the
    opportunity to rent a chalet.

    You must either be a resident in Wirral or have your business based on the Wirral.

    Saturday 11am-6pm and Sunday 11am-6pm on usual weekends.

    Yes! We love it when our independents work together so this could be the perfect option for you if you carry little stock.

    No, you can only sell pre-packaged food from the chalets.

    8ftx8ft, 8ftx12ft and 8ftx16ft. The food containers are 10ftx10ft

    Chalets start at just £55+Vat per weekend

    Yes, however you must carry at least 50% of stock to be sold on the day. This is to ensure a strong offering to all customers.

    If in the event you do sell out, you must stay until the end of the trading day. You can still technically sell by taking pre-orders and showcasing your brand.

    No, all products or services sold/offered must be made by your business.

    No, you can be a sole trader too.

    You can enquire about booking by emailing us – hello@independentwirral.co.uk

    Yes, we advise you book as early as you can to avoid disappointment.

    Once you have your booking confirmed, one of our team will contact you to take card payment over the phone.

    Each chalet will have shelving on the walls for you to display your product.

    Yes, if you are selling food you must be registered with environmental health. This is to ensure customer safety and high quality of standard is met.

    No, Woodside already has planned for this so you don’t need one!

    You can access the chalet an hour before opening.

    No, you will not be insured for any products left overnight and we strongly advise against it.

    Yes, you will need public liability insurance

    If you cancel 2 weeks before your booking, you will receive 50% of your booking fee back. If you cancel 7 days or less no refunds will be given.

    Although we are an outdoor market, all chalets have a small canopy which provides some protection from rain. We live in the UK and the weather is frequently wet, so check the weather forecast before coming and bring a raincoat!

    Yes, all traders must be an independent business. This is what is special about our market, we are here to support independent businesses!

    Other than duplication of WSFV traders food and drink, you can sell anything and everything, as long as your business produces/makes the product. You can also sell a service that your business offers.

    If in the event you do sell out, you must stay until the end of the trading day. You can still technically sell by taking pre-orders and showcasing your brand.

    No, all products or services sold/offered must be made by your business.

    Yes, by renting a chalet you are exposing your business to more customers.

    No, unfortunately, you can only rent one chalet in one time period. This is to ensure we accommodate and support as many different businesses as possible with the space we have.

    Yes, you can decorate inside but all changes must be temporary and the chalet should be left in the condition you arrived in.

    No, you cannot add anything to the outside of your chalet. However, all chalets will have a space on the outside to write your business name on.

    No, but you do have to sign a booking form including our terms and conditions of use.

    PDF download of our FAQs here