Market:Ossett Market


Ossett Market

Ossett Market

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Town Hall,
Precinct Street,


Following the recent announcement from the government on COVID-19, Council markets at Wakefield, Castleford, South Elmsall, Pontefract, Normanton and Ossett remain OPEN for traders selling essential items.
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The outdoor markets in Ossett town centre have been a firm favourite with locals and visitors alike for decades. Both Tuesday and Friday markets are busy, with close to 40 permanent traders and a good mix of casual ones spread across both days. As for the range of goods available; let’s just say you’ll never need to visit the middle aisle of a certain supermarket ever again!

Top Tip
There’s a flea market selling handcrafted and second-hand goods held in Ossett Town Hall every Tuesday and Friday.

Interesting Fact
Online shopping may be having a massive impact on high streets across the country, but the popularity of Ossett Market certainly isn’t waning, it’s currently ranked as the top attraction in the town on Trip Advisor

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointDisabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPostboxPublic toilets

Opening details

Tuesdays and Fridays: 8:30am - 4pm


See location of Ossett Market on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 278204  Lat: 53.67931 Long: -1.58059

By Road:
Located in Ossett town centre

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Ossett Bus Station

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 3 miles from Wakefield Westgate station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets