Welcome to Market Garden Leeds, a new family run online grocery business that is operating in the Leeds area. Although we are only a new business having recently switched on our website in December 2016 and offering first deliveries from February 2017 our family is not a new comer to the grocery business.
My grandfather George Foster was a farmer who grew his own fruit and vegetables and ran his own fruit and vegetables business Foster Brothers from the late 1930s right up until he retired in 1984. Even after retirement he continued to grow his own fruit and vegetables on his allotment only giving up his spade when he was 97.
George with his wife Nora and children Allon, Rosemary and Paul in the late 1940s & early 1950s.
George working in his allotment.
George Foster of Nook Road, Scholes died on 17 June 2011 aged 100 years.