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Christmas Light Switch-Ons
Friday 8th November 2013 @ 15:45 by Mark Phillip

Listed below are the times and dates for those with some Christmas cheer to spare:

Hyde: Saturday, November 15, from 5pm. Mayor switches on lights at 6.30. Morgan, Godley School Choir, members of Bennett Street …Youth Centre. Father Christmas. Tameside Radio Roadshow. Organised with Hyde Town Team.

Droylsden: Tuesday, November 26, 6 to 8pm at Droylsden Centre.

Mossley: Thursday, November 30, Mossley: George Lawton Hall, 6.45 to 7.45pm. St John’s Band will be bringing festive cheer and playing carols, before Father Christmas arrives. After the switch-on, children can visit Father Christmas in the George Lawton Hall for an early Christmas gift (£1.50) (organised by Mossley Parish Council).

Dukinfield: Friday, November 29, 6-7pm at the town hall.

Denton: Saturday, November 30, at Denton Town Hall, at 6.30pm. Christmas market 2 to 7pm. Funfair rides, Hornbeam Brewery, Father Christmas.

Stalybridge: Saturday, November 30, Armentieres Square from 5pm. Organised by Stalybridge Town Team and Stalybridge Business Forum (not the district assembly).

Ashton: Ashton Christmas lights switch-on will be on Sunday, December 8, the same day the Christmas market opens, from approx 4.30pm.