Dates have been released for this year’s Cumbrian Traders Day Markets.

Copeland Town Council and Gerard Richardson MBE are asking local businesses if they would like a free space for the trading event happening in Whitehaven.

The vendors will be able to market and sell their products at St Nicholas Gardens.

The dates for the event are on the May 28, June 25, July 30, August 27 and lastly on December 3.

Mr Richardson said of the market: "We are particularly looking for food and craft makers and would love to hear from new start ups."

To secure a place, vendors are asked to get in touch with their local council for details or look on Richardsons of Whitehaven's Facebook page.