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Crowds turn out for Lime Squares big Christmas light switch on!

Crowds turn out for Lime Squares big Christmas light switch on!
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Crowds turn out for Lime Squares big Christmas light switch on!

25 November 2019

The team at Lime Square hosted their BIG Christmas Lights Switch on at the weekend with a great turnout at the annual festive event and a special appearance by the Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham. 
 
A packed line up of entertainment included local church groups and professional singers with presenter Lizy Stephenson taking centre stage to compere the event.

Urbanised Dance Academy opened the show and they were followed by St Clements Church Group and then SAFE Church Group. Singers Dean Finelli and Jade Helliwell also performed and Santa also made an appearance along the Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service with Christmas gifts for the local children.

The Christmas lights were switched on at 5pm by the Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham and CBeebies star Dolly the Popstar joined by Santa. The Salvation brass band closed the show after the light switch on with their performance. 

Free face painting, a mini Festive Market and fairground rides were also part of the afternoon event and Christmassy stiltwalkers also made an appearance with treats for young visitors.

Mellissa Goff from the Lime Square Centre Management team said: We were delighted with the turn-out of our Christmas switch on event on Saturday. Wed like to thank everyone for coming down to support the event and especially our performers and special guests who switched the lights on for us.

To find out more about Lime Square please visit the website
https://www.lime-sq.co.uk/
 

For further information, contact:-

Public Relations Department, Dransfield Properties Ltd
Tel: 01226 360644

Email: admin@dransfield.co.uk