News & Opportunities Creative opportunities The Market Place The Market Place is a community space, shop, and cafe located in Barrhead and Newton Mearns that hosts a range of creative activities . . . Groups include Knit 'n' Chat, the Sewing Circle, an Adult Craft Group, Crafty Kids Club and Card Making Club, all of which are open to new members. Visit the Market Place What's On page for more details. Keen to start your own group? The Market Place has space available and a friendly team of staff and volunteers to help you you plan your activities and get your group off the ground. Visit the Market Place website for more information and contact details.