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Just discovered an interesting article by Debbie Davies on thisismoney.co.uk looking to discover if people really can save money on fruit and veg if they buy from their local market – anyone who works with or on markets already knows what the answer will be!

The big four supermarket groups are failing to match street market prices across a range of popular fruit and veg, research conducted by This is Money and MailOnline suggests.

On average shoppers can save 32 per cent buying fruit & veg from market stalls compared to supermarkets, according to research undertaken by one of London’s most popular markets.

We tested the claim – and found that on certain items of produce, the savings were even bigger.

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