Where are you from? Lowestoft
How long have you been at Fakenham Market? About 2 years.
What are your opening times here? 8am – 12.45pm
What other markets do you attend? I don’t actually attend other markets but do delivery rounds in Suffolk villages on other days.
What led you to running this stall? I took over the business from Neil Cook who was here for about 6 years, following on from his father who ran this stall for 35 years. I was a close friend of the family and the opportunity came along at time of life when I felt the need for a change.
What do you like about coming to Fakenham Market? I have very friendly regular customers and new customers are always polite
What do you sell ? I sell mainly wet fish ; Cod, Haddock , plaice, skate, salmon, trout, sea bass, tuna, lemon sole , Dover sole, hake, halibut, swordfish, monk fish, mackerel, smoked haddock, hot roast salmon, kippers. Also some shellfish – crabs, prawns,cockles.
If I get asked for anything else I will always try to get them what they want where possible.
Interview by Dawn Wakefield