Total Capitalism: Market Politics, Market State - 0850365902
Containing three essays, this volume is a critical analysis of modern democracy and capitalism. The collected works challenge the current system, addressing the...... more
Containing three essays, this volume is a critical analysis of modern democracy and capitalism. The collected works challenge the current system, addressing the disappearance of development as a collective goal, the tailoring of political decisions to the public's perception, and the loss of social solidarity under market-driven capitalism.
Ely, Wisbech and Downham Market: Market Deeping and Chatteris (OS Landranger Map) - 0319231313
This all purpose OS Landranger Map Sheet 143 covering Ely & Wisbech is mainly a single sided, boarded cover map covering an area 40km x 40km that is perfect for...... more
This all purpose OS Landranger Map Sheet 143 covering Ely & Wisbech is mainly a single sided, boarded cover map covering an area 40km x 40km that is perfect for walking and mountain biking. A section of the E2 European Long Distance Path is marked on this OS map 143. Some of the places covered on map sheet 143 include Ely, Wisbech, Downham Market, March, Murrow, Chatteris, Oxborough, Watlington, Stowbridge, Little Downham, Coveney, Mepal, Feltwell, Mildenhall and Lakenheath.
Advantages: Vast array of produce, market feel Disadvantages: None!
...quantities of products.
For the fruit and vegetable stalls I find the prices to be in line with, if not slightly more expensive, than supermarket prices. I have found the produce to be very good value considering its good quality.
What's the atmosphere like?
The atmosphere in and around the market is just right in my opinion. Stall holders often shout their best deals to attract your attention...
Advantages: Hustle, bustle, colour, bargains Disadvantages: Variable quality, not so good for souvenirs
..., with refrigerated cabinets and the like. Few are period pieces, but they are attractively presented and sometimes decorated with flowers. Generally, both the quality and variety of the produce looked good, and the stall-holders often seemed ready to offer samples of their wares to dispel any doubts. The stalls here, like the halls themselves, have an air of permanence.
* Riga market today ? outdoors...
Advantages: Great variety of entertainment on offer. Generally cheaper prices than larger venues Disadvantages: The length of the trek to the loos! Not the most comfortable seating
Thus The Old Market offers an extremely varied programme of events. Some may be categorised as fringe/ specialised interest affairs but they also attract quite well known personalities and performers of more general appeal. In the last couple of years, I have been lucky enough to see performances by Harry Hill and Aker Bilk, literary events with Mark Steel, Dave Gorman, Roy Hattersley...