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Shopping habits and customer choice in 2013

The Bullring Rag Market

So… some really sad news today about Jessops. After 87 years of trading, the Midlands based specialist camera retailer closing all 187 of its UK shops, meaning the loss of 1377 jobs. Coming just weeks after the closure of Comet, another specialist electrical retailer that had been trading since 1933. Sadly, in the current difficult […]

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Welcome to 2013

New year 2013 at the Rag Market

Happy new year! So, here we are in 2013…the last mince pie has been eaten and everyone is back to work…so in your lunch break, why not pop into the Rag Market for a new year bargain. We are open again for normal trading days (Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday) from today.

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Opening Hours over New Year

The Rag Market is open on Thursday 28th, Friday 29th & Saturday 30th December. Closed Tuesday 1st but back open for business as usual from Thursday 3rd January. Happy New Year!

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Merry Christmas!

A very merry Christmas and happy new year from all at the Rag Market and

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Rag Market open Christmas Eve

Don’t forget, for last minute bargains the Rag Market is open today Christmas Eve. Hundreds of bargains to be had, from all your favourite stalls all under one roof. Come inside, dodge the seasonal weather, have a mince pie and cup of coffee and enjoy the fantastic Christmas atmosphere and some excellent last minute Christmas […]

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Extra opening hours before Christmas

As well as the usual Tusday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday opening, the Rag Market is open extra days the week before Christmas – Monday 17th Dec, Wednesday 19th Dec & Monday 24th Dec! More chances to grab a great Christmas bargain!

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New Rag Website Goes Live

The new Rag Market website is now live. Over the coming months we will be adding trader adverts for all the traders on the market, as well as lots more information, photos and links, so please look in regularly to find details of all the traders and stalls. Don’t forget, the Rag Market now has […]

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Rag Market Photo album…

The World Famous Birmingham Rag Market

The Rag Market has a collection of photos on Flickr. Lots of photos in different categories have been added, and lots more are to follow. Just click the link at the bottom of the page to view the gallery…

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The new website nearly complete

Illustration of the World Famous Birmingham Rag Market

The new Rag Market website is nearly complete! Just a few more pages of information to go and then we are ready to go live. Exciting stuff. The new website will feature lots of new stuff that we haven’t done before – Facebook and Twitter links, Flickr photo gallery, as well as this blog, so […]

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The Rag Market gets a new look website!

The World Famous Rag Market

Hi everyone! Just a quick message to say the Rag Market is getting a brand new website. Work is coming on well and the site is starting to take shape. Will post more as work progresses. Meanwhile, here is a picture of the Rag Market…

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