Every year, the Winchester Christmas market opens to excited festive shoppers throughout December. There are hundreds of small stalls filling the cathedral grounds, selling everything from handbags and jewellery to art and food. Many items are handmade in the area and show off local artisan talent. Whatever your budget, you’re sure to find the perfect gift for friends or family.
The centre of the square is filled with a large covered ice rink, generally filled with giggling students and families having a good time.
For a traditional Christmas market the Winchester Christmas market is a must-see if your in the area around the festive season.