An enterprising market trader from Rotherham has earned high praise at a national youth market competition.
Lauren Charlton, who sells handmade illustrated designs and prints under her Yorkshire Print brand, was recognised by markets industry experts at the recent National Youth Market, held in Stratford-upon-Avon.
The National Market Traders Federation (NMTF) runs the nationwide competition that celebrates young entrepreneurs trading on our markets, festivals and fairs.
Having been highly commended in 2018, this year Lauren was a category winner in the Arts & Crafts category.
Lauren, said that she couldn’t believe that she’d won.
You can find the Yorkshire Print products, including a range featuring iconic Yorkshire skylines (including Rotherham of course!), at various markets, at the Makers’ Emporium in Rotherham town centre, and online.