New Covent Garden Market under threat

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New Covent Garden Market under threat
29th July 2014

Paul Mace, trader at New Covent Garden's flower market, explains his reservations about the proposed redevelopment of the market.

Brian Porter, a trader, does not believe the redevelopment will ensure sufficient space for traders to operate.

Jan Lloyd, CEO, New Covent Garden Market, explains the reasoning behind the redevelopment and claims that its intention is to ensure a prosperous future for the market, not to cash-in on the nearby relocation of the US embassy.

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