Just a quick reminder that the annual switching on of Wednesfield‘s Christmas lights takes place next Friday, 3rd December from 3:30pm onwards.
The event is set to be bigger and better than ever before and includes loads for kids to do.
Approximate running order:
3:30pm: High Street closed â€“ buses/traffic will be diverted along Alfred Squire Rd and Neachells Lane.
Fayre ground rides will be available for children to enjoy.
4pm â€“ 5pm: Children from local school choirs will sing Christmas carols inside St Thomasâ€™ Church â€“ the audio (and possibly video) will be broadcast outside the Church.
5:30pm: Wednesfield native and runner up on BBC TV show The Apprentice,Â Ruth Badger and theÂ Mayor of Wolverhampton Councillor Malcolm Gwinnett will switch on the lights (including Christmas Tree lights).
6:30pm: The High Street will re-open to traffic after the event has finished.