Eagle Market is home to a great variety of traders, many of whom have been here for generations, delivering quality products and services at great prices - all wrapped up with years of expertise.
Find out about the people behind the stalls, what they sell and why they love working at Eagle Market.
Situated at the front of the Eagle Market, A Woodhouse is your first call for an amazing variety of nuts and dried fruits. And if you’re in the mood to treat yourself, the chocolate-covered peanuts are not to be missed!
"Our stall is run by friendly, knowledgeable staff, passionate about books. We're always happy to offer recommendations based on your favourite authors and genres"
Aidan's Books has been established in Derby for over 40 years and sells a wide range of books (second-hand and new) along with a vast stock of puzzle magazines.
The stock ranges through crime/thrillers, historical adventure, horror, historical romance, modern action, fantasy, military, sea stories and Mills and Boon.
Part-exchange is also offered on both new and old paperbacks (a nice cheap way of trying out new authors and genres).
Brown’s Café has been a popular destination for the local community for many years. A busy little café, with a friendly team serving delicious and traditional English food, you’ll find it at the front of the market.
Unit 33 EFGH
BSC Electrical is one of those places where you’re guaranteed to come across a hidden gem. Packed to the rafters with fantastic toys, accessories and more, you’ll find everything electrical at a great price. The perfect place for gifting, when all you need is a little inspiration.
Busy Beans Café
Busy Beans has recently relocated within the Eagle Market to a brand new unit beside Pete’s Heel Bar. Serving a complete range of breakfasts, lunches, snacks, sandwiches and cakes, you can feed the whole family here!
Founded in 1996, Café Rosa is a friendly, accessible café located on the Theatre Walk side of Eagle Market. It offers delicious cakes and coffee, including its ever-popular latte, the perfect pick me-up, every day.
Owner Michelle spent 14 years Down Under before returning to the UK to indulge her passion for cake decorating.
Now Cake Décor offers decorating utensils, a made-to-order service for wedding and party cakes, as well as popular beginners’ classes to learn the basics of decorating.
"Whatever sweet treat you're looking for, chances are we'll have it. Our best-sellers are Easter eggs and mint rock. Come and have a look and let us know what you're favourite"
With over 1,000 different types of sweets, a pic 'n' mix of over 100 sweets, biscuits, crisps, groceries and drinks, Candy Craft is the go-to place for all things sweet and delicious!
After almost 40 years in business, one of Candy Crafts' biggest achievements is having sold over 15,000 Easter eggs in 2016. Family spirit runs through the business and there's always a friendly face to help you find what you need.
Card Party Limited
Occupying the Eagle Market’s largest stall, Card Party has arguably the city’s best selection of cards, as well as wrapping paper, toys and more, to suit all occasions.
One of only a handful of cloth sellers left in Derby, Centre Spot has a rich history at the Eagle Market. Its experienced team offers a wide range of fabrics for any project, along with a wealth of advice for every customer.
Class Act Hairdressing
Class Act is run by a mum and her two daughters who offer professional haircuts for both genders and all ages. It’s an extremely popular destination for Derby locals thanks to its unique décor and great talent behind the scissors.
“Whether you’re after a splendid Sunday roast or just a nice rewarding meal, we’re ready and able to give you a helping hand in choosing the very best”
Established for over 20 years, Cleaver Meats offers fresh meat, cut every day. This fine, family run business prides itself on its fresh meats and best-selling pork and beef.
Courtland Antique and Jewellery
"We pride ourselves on our friendly, efficient service and our extensive range of jewellery"
Trading since 1985, Courtland is now in its third generation. They buy and sell gold, silver, platinum and other precious metals, war medals and watches. They also offer watch and jewellery repairs and cleaning / restoration.
Credit cards accepted.
Tel: 01332 331 335
Derby Cloth House
"I'm the third generation owner of the Cloth House. I love Eagle Market's friendly atmosphere and customers. Whatever your cloth needs - come to Derby Cloth House for the answer"
Derby Cloth House specialises in craft and theatrical fabrics and textiles as well as silks, satins, Lycras, jerseys, cottons, polyesters, wools, tweeds, furs and fleeces.
As stockists of Fabric Freedom, Makower, The Warm Company and Marvel fabrics, Derby Cloth House provides fabrics for a range of clients from everyday dressmakers to costume departments in companies such as Alton Towers.
DHC Countrywear & Workwear
DHC is one of many businesses in the Eagle Market founded in the 1980’s. Today it offers a unique range of country clothing, footwear, hats, workwear clothing, accessories and more. Over the years DHC has built a reputable name that is trusted by its loyal customers.
Diane Downing – Robby's Jewellery
“I love the flexibility and freedom that comes with being a market trader, and I’m proud to offer outstanding customer service”
Robby’s Jewellery has been in business for over 40 years. It offers a variety of products and services ranging from body piercings to hair accessories, bandanas to a licensed piercing service, fabulous earrings to fascinators. There really is something for everyone at Robby’s Jewellery.
What every good bookshop should be - a wide variety of titles, magazines, puzzles and more, with a knowledgeable owner who will use his vast experience to point you in the direction of your next great read.
Fast Tailor and Alterations
Offering alterations at affordable prices and to a high quality of finish, Fast Tailoring and Alterations is Eagle Market’s answer to Savile Row.
“Whatever you need from Fleming’s, you can rest assured you’ll receive service with a smile”
Fleming Jewellers has been trading in Eagle Market for over 40 years, with Bhavan being the newest owner of five years now. Their main offerings are diamond jewellery, gold chains, watch repairs (straps, batteries, wear and tear) and jewellery repairs. With best-sellers including diamond rings, and the service of buying gold and silver, Fleming Jewellers is a one-stop-shop for all your jewellery.
A popular mobile phone repairs and accessories shop, offering everything from technical advice to screen repairs, Fone Gods is known for its great price and quality of service. If you’re in a fix with your phone, you know where to come.
Huis is the perfect place for oriental gift items and accessories. Its eclectic selection includes the famous waving cat, scarves, mobile phone covers and more.
“My sister and I offer a vast range of nets and curtains as well as alteration services – we love what we do!”
Sisters Kay and Joy have successfully run J Rice for over 35 years and it’s a business that’s very much an established part of Eagle Market.
Stocking an extensive range of net curtains, jardinières and voile panels, J Rice also offers ready-made curtains, tablecloths, chair backs and arm caps, cushion covers, seats pads and more.
Tel: 01332 296 274
"Value today and every day. we have a vast selection of fabrics. dress to curtaining."
Established in 1974, Kurtain Korner boasts an extensive range of materials including curtain fabric, dress fabrics, faux fur, fleece and much more.
Laver Holidays offer coach holidays and day trips, including family bargain getaways, city breaks at home and away, as well as luxury, door-to-door trips to destinations across the UK.
Among its bestsellers are day trips to Harry Potter World, Ascot Racecourse and The Imperial War Museum.
“We enjoy being market traders because you get to meet people from all walks of life. Come down and say hello!”
Founded in 1987, Martin’s Fruits prides itself on the relationships it has built with local growers. This is a family business, where three generations can often be found working the stall together.
“I pride my deli on the outstanding customer service, great product selection – and I really enjoy the comradery in Eagle Market”
Founded in 1987, Morgan’s Deli is the ideal place for freshly made sandwiches (made to order), preserves, eggs, salads, cooked meats and cheeses.
Morgan’s Deli is the main cheese specialist in Derby, offering over 100 different cheeses – one of which was voted ‘BEST’ on Sunday Brunch – as well as stocking the Godminster Montagnolo cheese – named the best in the world!
Morgan’s gammon is a best-seller too!
Pete Ramsden - Pete's Heel Bar
"My son and I are proud to be one of Eagle Market's longest-standing traders"
Pete's Heel Bar is a family business consisting of a father and son partnership. Pete and his son Ant offer a range of services, from ladies' heel repairs to key cutting, as well as retailing products such as shoe polish and laces.
Founded in the original Eagle Market in 1975, Pete's Heel Bar is one of the few remaining traders who have seen Eagle Market through many changes.
“My favourite thing about Eagle Market is the community spirit – both with my fellow traders and the market’s customers”
Although the business has a vast heritage in Derby, Pike’s is very much a haberdashery for the young and individualistic sewer. A family-run business for over 80 years, Pike’s Haberdashery offers everything from thread spools to cool and quirky ribbons and buttons.
“We’re are the one-stop-shop for any undergarment you need”
Samara’s Underwear specialises in adult underwear and nightwear, while also selling wardrobe staples such as socks, gloves, tights, dressing gowns, night dresses and thermal undergarments.
In business for over 35 years, with helpful and friendly staff, if you can’t find what you’re looking for, just ask. There’ll always be a friendly face to assist you.
A family business and the name you can trust to care for your most prized possessions. Silver Joy stands out from the crowd thanks to its highly experienced staff and outstanding customer service, offering high quality repairs and products at affordable prices.
Socks 'N' Stuff
This friendly store specialises in hosiery and lingerie, offering a wide range of products, from good old ‘Y fronts’ to doggy socks, many of them exclusive to Socks ‘n’ Stuff.
Step 'N' Style
Step 'N' Style sells a large range of ladies’ and men’s shoes, slippers and boots. Among the more unusual items are full length thigh boots for men, with some customers travelling from London to snap them up!
The Bag Stall
“Everything on our stall is sought after and of the very best quality”
The Bag Stall at Eagle Market sells a wide range of handbags, purses, shopping trolleys, satchels and backpacks.
The Fig Tree Derby
Not only is The Fig Derby a heaven for foodies, with its huge selection of spices and herbs including many you won’t find at your local shop. It’s also a dream for fans of a healthy lifestyle, thanks to a large variety of natural remedies.
The Pin Box
"If you're looking for expert advice, great products, a smiling face and a fountain of conversation, this is the place for you"
Selling wools and knitting patterns, buttons, ribbons, the tools for crocheting, sewing and crafts, the Pin Box is perfect for all your haberdashery needs.
“I’ve been a market trader for almost 50 years. I opened this stall when I couldn’t find quality food and accessories for my Rottweiler”
The Pet Superstore, described as ‘a toy shop for animals’, sells food, treats, toys and accessories for all manner of pets… dogs, cats, small animals and birds.
A business that’s prides itself on ‘great prices for good quality’, their strangest request to date has been for dog nappies – which they do actually sell.
Top Card is a family business, which has been selling seasonal greeting cards in Eagle Market since 1965. Along with the perfect card for any occasion, you’re guaranteed great service and a friendly welcome.
Tracy Taylor - Traymondo
"I always wanted to become a market stall owner so I quit my job and now sell all things spiritual"
Traymondo's sells spiritual products and gifts, including incense, crystals, tarot cards and acrylics.
As one of the markets newest traders (established in 2015) Traymondo's is bright and colourful, with a very friendly owner who is always happy to answer any of your questions. Tracy is also a qualified Raiki practitioner.
Drop into U&A Bhuchar and you’ll often find its husband and wife owners sitting at complete opposite ends of the stall. Not because they can’t stand each other, but so they can better serve all of their customers!
Virks offers a wide variety of mobile phones, accessories and a mobile phone repair service. One of the newest traders to the market, Virks is fast building a reputation for quality and service. Ask for an obligation-free quote.
Eagle Market is operated by Town and Country Markets, part of WMC Retail Partners Plc.Registered office: 21 Market Street, Wellington, Telford, Shropshire, TF1 1DT. Company registration number: 00636475. Owned by Intu