Gainsborough: Songs and celebrations for Christmas tree festival

Gainsborough Methodist Church enjoyed two days of celebration at the weekend at the annual Christmas tree festival.

Christmas Tree Festival at Gainsborough Methodist Church. Pictured are Joan Smithson and Sue Brown G131214-7b
Christmas Tree Festival at Gainsborough Methodist Church. Pictured are Joan Smithson and Sue Brown G131214-7b

The events started on Saturday with a morning of coffee, cakes and stalls, followed by a musical performance of Graham Kendrick’s The Gift in the evening.

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On Sunday the traditional morning service was followed by an afternoon of music courtesy of the North Lincs Fiddle Club while people looked around the array of Christmas trees.

Then to round off the weekend people enjoyed singing some of their favourite Christmas carols surrounded by the Christmas trees.