Christmas markets provide everything you need to feel all sparkly hearted with excitement for the 24th 💖 Rows of brightly lit wooden huts selling mostly local, handmade produce and bringing the community together is what Christmas is truly all about.
Show your support at these top four, non London, Christmas markets, that will fill you with festive spirit this December.
This is the second year that Exeter Cathedral has taken over the running of the Christmas market and it is bigger than ever. Out of the 90 stalls now available, three quarters will be occupied by local businesses and traders. 2018 is the first time that the magnificent Cathedral will also be open, free of charge, for shoppers to experience the real essence of Christmas.
The largest authentic German Christmas market outside of its native country, Birmingham's Frankfurt Christmas Market is quite the festive treat. With impressive light displays, live music and hundreds of brightly lit stalls selling everything you need to feel full of festive cheer.
The small city of Winchester is the perfect place to enjoy a spot of Christmas shopping, whilst soaking up some of the magical festivity. Enjoy browsing over 100 chalets; offering you top quality, unique crafts and locally produced food and drink, along with a fairy lite ice skating rink.