Information for Local Authorities

LSD Promotions is a long established, reliable and much sought after market and event provider on behalf of Local Authorities, Town Centre Groups and Private Developers. We deliver dynamic, creative, and visually attractive markets and events using only the finest quality equipment, we supply professional traders, and a high standard of customer care. Our staff are GDPR trained. We operate a strict fur free markets policy & are the first market company in the UK to be awarded a 5* Fur Free rating. *Our caterers & street food traders are forecast to be using polystyrene and plastic free food packaging by 2019. We offer a consultancy service and will assist and develop new markets and events, or reinvent and manage existing operations.

The regenerational benefit of a regular street market or speciality event is now widely recognised as a reliable footfall driver with the appeal of the *world street food culture that we are proud to have pioneered and developed to national acclaim.

We operate flexible supply services tailored to specific requirements, e.g. You may be looking for complete management package, new traders, stalls and equipment, staff, marketing, promotion, insurance, etc. Or a simple back-up service e.g. the provision of market stalls, erection/dismantling, and initial consultation while the market & existing traders remain under your own authority, management/& responsibility. You may just need help with a tired or failing market. Or perhaps you would love a themed event or even a magical Christmas festival. 

Tried and tested: We are known throughout the market industry for operating with integrity and transparency and as an experienced market & event provider since 1989 we successfully deliver and are proud to represent and partner with many Local Authorities. With our own innovative social media, marketing & graphic design team, our Creative Director and events team, artists, & prop builders plan & choreography all themed special-events. With a 100% success rate we can confidentally put you in touch with reliable Local Authority contacts who will provide references when required. 

Please email Linda McGillicuddy letting us know your specific interest or requirement.  

LSD Promotions practices a Fur Free Market Policy. Download below

Local Authority Case Studies:

Case Study Stratford-upon-Avon 2016 - Download below

Case Study Market Drayton 2016 - Download below 

Case Study Tamworth 2016 - Download below

Catering-Street Food Packaging & the Environment 

LSD Promotions market caterers are forecast to be *environmentally compliant by 2019. 

We currently suggest Enviropack or Vegware as affordable suppliers of plant based compostable alternatives to polystyrene/plastic food packaging - Download also available below

Food hygiene - Food handling - Food poisoning

If you have purchased a food product from a specific market stall or catering outlet that was not as expected or that you believe made you feel ill. Please use the form at the bottom of this page to submit your complaint. 

Local Authorities please direct telephone enquiries, to Dermot McGillicuddy 

01384 877336. 

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LSD Promotions are members and sponsors of the National Association of British Market Authorities and the National Market Traders Federation.

Watch presentation video below


Food poisoning complaint form 2019 (pdf)


Vegware eco-friendly street food packaging (pdf)


Fur Free Markets Policy Revised 2018 (pdf)


Fur Free Markets - Clarification for market traders revised 2018 (pdf)


Case Study Stratford-upon-Avon 2016 (pdf)


Case Study Market Drayton 2016 (pdf)


Case Study Tamworth 2016 (pdf)



LSD Promotions

Markets - Events - Stall Hire

Please watch the video to view our national stall hire service.