07 Aug '11, 2am

Thieves’ Market downsizes to make way for MRT station #Singapore

Thieves’ Market downsizes to make way for MRT station #Singapore

Thieves' Market at Sungei Road is Singapore's oldest flea market.(Aldwin Teo) By Lisa-Ann Lee One of the most famous flea markets in the world, Paris' Les Puces de Saint-Ouen, known popularly as Les Puces (or The Fleas), receives up to 180,000 visitors every weekend. Located at Porte de Clignancourt , it covers seven hectares and is a veritable treasure trove for antique trawlers and bargain hunters. Across the Channel, London's flea markets are equally popular with locals and tourists alike, with the ones at Camden, Portobello, Notting Hill and Covent Garden practically being institutions in their own right. What does this have to do with Singapore? From 25 July, the 'Thieves' Market ', Singapore's oldest flea market, will be reduced in size to make way for the construction of the new Sungei Road MRT station. Around since the 1930s, the market supposedly began life as a p...

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