We visit one of Bristol's most historic areas to ask traders how business is

Most shared that it was quieter and people were spending less

Located on the east of Bristol City Centre, Old Market is one of the most historic areas of the city.

The shopping quarter is home to a great selection of shops from vintage fashion and antique shops, to independent furniture stores to specialist climbing and motorcycle stores.

But to what extent has the ongoing economic situation and cost of living impacted traders at Old Market?

We talked to five traders to see how business is going and the impact the cost of living crisis and high energy bills have had. Here’s what we found:

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