Borough Market

London's oldest food market, with a range of historic and recent food traders and businesses, and a rich tradition of community and charitable initiatives.

8 Southwark Street, SE1 1TL; boroughmarket.org.uk

Flat Iron Square

A buzzing and diverse community hub and drinking and dining destination under reclaimed railway arches near London Bridge, created as part of the Better Bankside community development project.

64 Southwark Street, SE1 1RU; flatironsquare.co.uk

Greenwich Market

A food market in a Unesco World Heritage Site that’s owned by Greenwich Hospital, which provides support to former members of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines

Greenwich Market, SE10 9HZ; greenwichmarket.london

Growing Communities Market

The UK's only 100% organic farmers' market in a school in Stoke Newington, which supports small, sustainable farms within 60 miles of London and a network of allotments within the city.

St Paul's Church, Stoke Newington High Street, N16 7UY; growingcommunities.org/market

KERB

A food-market operator that’s dedicated to the incubation and acceleration of London's most innovative street-food businesses, providing the business framework and training for its community of passionate food entrepreneurs to grow and succeed.

Various locations; kerbfood.com

Maltby Street Market

A bustling weekend market created in railway arches on a once-quiet backstreet in Bermondsey, with a tradition of providing independent and start-up food businesses a platform in the industry.

Maltby Street, SE1 3PA; maltby.st

Market Halls

A group of community-minded food halls created from disused public places of interest, Market Halls provides a space for small independent businesses to test the waters with new concepts.

Various locations; markethalls.co.uk

Mercato Metropolitano

A sustainable, community-based food market and small-business incubator, which hosts events such as its Female Food Founders competition under the roof of a former paper factory.

42 Newington Causeway, SE1 6DR; mercatometropolitano.co.uk

Peckham Levels

A vibrant community hub, street-food market and incubator for small businesses in a converted car park in the centre of Peckham, with regular community initiatives and events.

F1-F6 Peckham Town Centre Carpark, 95A Rye Lane, SE15 4ST; peckhamlevels.org

Pop Brixton

A market made from shipping containers that's home to some of London's most exciting pop-ups, street-food traders and independent retailers, with a community garden and local food-waste redistribution scheme.

49 Brixton Station Road, SW9 8PQ; popbrixton.org