On Thursday 16 November the Lord Mayor Cllr Ken Ellcome and Father Christmas will be joined by the stars of the King's Theatre pantomime Snow White to switch on the Christmas lights in Commercial Road. 

The festive family fun starts at 4pm - 6.30pm with local dance groups providing the entertainment and the German Style Christmas Market. 

The ceremony to switch on the lights will be followed by a small firework display by Nemisis (weather permitting).