Bawtry: Christmas lights switch on

Bawtry will be lighting up the sky on Friday 29th November when it switches on its christmas lights.

Crown Hotel, Bawtry
Crown Hotel, Bawtry

Retailers and business owners are in the midst of planning a special Christmas night in the town to thank the residents of Bawtry for their support.

The event will be taking place between 4pm and 6pm.

Mark Bates, chair of Bawtry Retail Association, said: “Christmas is such a great time of year and we wanted to make sure we put together an event that all the family could enjoy.”

“It’s already shaping up to be a really great event and a great start to a busy Christmas in the town.”

The lights will be offically switched on at 5pm by radio presenters Matt Foister and Will Smith with the help of Traxie Bear and Santa will be visiting with his friends from Tickhill Lions. There will also be various stalls and entertainers.