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Business-savvy youngsters are invited to test their retailing skills

Business-savvy youngsters are invited to test their retailing skills at Gainsborough’s Marshall’s Yard for the Young Enterprise Challenge

Young Enterprise is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and to mark that milestone the YE team are working with the management at Marshall’s Yard to launch a one off market event.

Marshall’s Yard is hosting the event – offering free use of the centre’s professional market stalls as well as support and advice to the young businesses.

The market will open at 9am on Saturday when the young businesses will start trading – ready to be judged on their business acumen.

The students taking part are all aged 14 to 18 and are taking part in the challenge as part of their studies at schools in Lincolnshire. The event will take place from 9am – 3pm on Saturday 2nd March. Marshall’s Yard staff are urging people to come and support the area’s young people. Read full story