Tools & Ironmongery

toolsJim Clark runs a well-stocked tools and ironmongery stall alongside Barclays Bank. He enjoys sharing his knowledge with tips and advice on many DIY and household maintenance tasks as well as making sure you go home with all you need for the job in hand.

Where are you from?
Norwich.

How long have you been at Fakenham Market?
22years.

What are your opening times here?
8am – 1pm.

What other markets do you attend?
Sheringham Saturday Market.

What led you to running this stall?
I used to work at Anglia Windows for 20 years, and started this part-time. Once it really took off, I wished I had done it earlier!

What do you like about coming to Fakenham Market?
I really enjoy interacting with the people here, and it’s good to get out of Norwich for a change of scene.

What do you sell?
A huge range of things – hinges, picture hooks, bath plugs, pegs, buckets, brooms, garden tools, bolts, batteries, spanners, screws, nails, woodfiller and lots lots more!

Interview by Dawn Wakefield