Three supporters at a recent Frome street market (thanks to the organisers for this image).

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These offer sustainable design products, vintage fashion, furniture for the home and garden, as well as local and regional food and drink producers.

Foreground, a local not-for-profit arts organisation which launched the market in 2013, says the event attracts 80,000 people a year and generates £2.5m in revenue for the traders and the town. The website is certainly a masterclass in how to successfully market and sustain an event like this, the next of which is on Sunday, November 5.