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Trade down at market as shutters up early during heatwave

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19.07.2022

Stalls in the city's market shut up shop early as trade took a hit in the extreme heat.

Temperatures reached a peak of 37C in Norfolk on Monday as the Met Office issued the first ever red weather warning for extreme heat in the UK.

Many stalls were closed by 3pm yesterday as shoppers stayed out of the scorching sun.

Some traders decided not to open at all.

Market stalls closed in Norwich on Monday afternoon - Credit: Ben Hardy

Joe Metcalf, who works at the Bread Source stall, said trade was down by more than half compared........

© Norwich Evening News


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