Media Release: Festive treats on offer at The Avenue


IF you’re on the hunt for festive treats, whether for Christmas dinner preparations or as stocking-fillers, then head to the Christmas Farmers’ Market at The Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns this Sunday 11th December.

The first ever Christmas Farmers’ Market at The Avenue will feature a range of stallholders offering a variety of tempting fresh produce, including everything from jams and chutneys, meats, smoked and fresh fish, chocolate and cheeses, botanical soaps and local art – as well as handmade traditional Scottish confectionery from Threepwood Fayre.

Michelle McCabe, centre manager at The Avenue, said: “With the Christmas spirit now in full swing, our first Christmas Farmers’ Market is sure to add extra spice to our range of seasonal festivities this Sunday.

“And as well as Santa making a special guest appearance inside our glittering snow globe to make every kid’s wish come true, our famous mall mascots Newton and Fearn will be handing out free balloons to the kids.”

The Avenue’s first Christmas Farmers’ Market takes place in the car park at Marks & Spencer from 11am – 4pm this Sunday 11th December.

The Avenue Shopping Centre offers shoppers an alternative to sprawling trolley-dash shopping culture with a comprehensive range of outlets offering a warm and welcoming shopping experience conveniently located on the outskirts of Glasgow city centre.

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For further information please contact Susan Christie on tel 0141 561 4018

Issued on behalf of The Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns by Liquorice Media

Date 9th December 2011

Notes to Editors 

  • The Avenue is open until 7pm every Thursday with 1,000 free car parking spaces (including underground) seven days a week.
  • The Avenue is home to 44 different retailers including: banks/post office; books; children; clothing/fashion; food and drink; health and pharmacy; jewellery and gifts; mobile phones; newsagent and cards; opticians; perfumery/beauty salon; restaurant and coffee; shoe and repairs; handbags/ luggage and travel.
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Contact: Susan Christie
Phone: 0141 561 4018