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Coronavirus Update



Following mandatory Government guidance with hand sanitiser, social distancing and facemasks being compulsory* (unless exempt) when visiting the Market we are pleased to have you back.



25th Anniversary Competition Time!


We have 3 fantastic prizes up for grabs.

All you need to do is fill in a slip and post it in our draw box.

Prizes are a meal for 4 in the number 7 restaurant courtesy of Celtic, 37mtrs of laminated flooring courtesy of M&M Flooring and £250.00 worth of shopping vouchers to spend in the Market.

Winner’s will be announced on Monday the 14th September.

Good luck everyone.

Lord Provost of Glasgow - Philip Bratt

RH Lord Provost

We are delighted to have the RH Lord Provost of Glasgow Philip Braat escorted in by Pipe Major Craig Herbert, visit us on Friday 11th September at 11.00am to unveil a plaque in recognition of The Forge Market serving the community for 25 years.

East Kilbride Pipe Band


Due to the latest announcement with regards to Covid and Government mandatory guidance , we have had to postpone this event scheduled for Sat 12th September but we have them booked in again for November unless further restrictions happen so as well as the web site please follow us on either Facebook/ Instagram for future details.

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External Trade Units

Trade Units 1 – 3  –  Soft Play “Opening Soon”

Exciting news!! We have a new soft play in the horizon opening soon. Work will begin shortly on the refurbishment and we hope to have it up and running within the next few months.

Keep an eye out here for further details.

Trade Units 4 & 5 Jem Carpets

Jem Carpets is a family run business with over twenty years experiance in the carpet industry and is one of Glasgow’s leading independant carpet, flooring and bed specialists supplying a massive range of quality carpets, beds, hardwood floors, laminate floors and much much more.

From pure wool Carpets to textured Berbers, hardwearing Twists to woven Wiltons, traditional Axminsters to sumptuous Saxonys Jem Carpets not only gives you an incredible choice we give you expert help to make the right choice.

At Jem Carpets you can be sure you’ll get the exact look you’re after, we have carpets spanning every budget giving you brilliant quality at superb value.

Come down and have a look, we have thousands of remnants and hundreds of full rolls available for immediate delivery.

Free estimates for private and contract work can be arranged.

Opening Times:

Monday to Friday – 9.00am to 6.00pm

Saturday – 9.00am to 5.00pm

Sunday – 11.00am to 5.00pm

For more information contact Jem Carpets on 0141 554 4660 or email

Opening Hours

Thur 10-5

Fri 10-5

Sat 10-5

Sun 10-5