Around 30 markets across the country entered the category and a panel of six NABMA
judges carried out assessments.
It's a message we've paid attention to and I'm delighted that our fresh approach has won the highest praise from NABMA
The award is entirely based on votes from the general public through the National Association of British Market Authorities' - NABMA
It's difficult to pick just one thing as 2012 was a fabulous year - seeing Brighouse town centre continue to improve with even more new shops opening in 2012, winning the NABMA
Best Small Speciality Market of the Year for our Food and Craft Market, how the community got involved with our Jubilee Street Party donating food to feed over 2000 people and it was amazing to see 30,000 people in the town centre to see the Olympic Torch with over 1,000 school children racing on the turf on Commercial Street.
NABMA president Paul Westley, an officer with Leicester City Council, was also at the event.
The 135 member authorities of NABMA meet several times a year at the head offices of different councils to discuss legal issues affecting markets and to share information about successful practices and events.