Around The Town - Markets
Leatherhead has a long tradition as a market town. Its charter to run a weekly market was granted as far back as 1248. Today the weekly market continues in the heart of the town's High Street. There are a variety of stalls from which to purchase goods including, clothing, fruit and vegetables, bed linen, locally produced meat, potted plants and seeds, handbags and luggage, olives and household goods to name but a few. The Chamber of Commerce currently run the market and work hard to maintain its future and make it even more varied and attractive.