Christmas light switch on tonight

TWO villages will burst into colour tomorrow as the Christmas lights are switched on.

Hipperholme Christmas tree lights will be switched on at 6pm at Hipperholme crossroads. Refreshments and carols will take place in Christ Church afterwards. The event is being organised by Churches Together in Hipperholme and District.

Later, Bailiff Bridge is switching its lights on at 6.30pm on Bailiff Bridge Memorial Park. There will be refreshments and music provided by A B Mobile Discos.

At 7.15pm Clifton and Lightcliffe Band will play a selection of Christmas carols joined by St John’s music group from Clifton.

At 8pm the countdown and light switch on will take place followed by fireworks.

The evening’s entertainment will then continue in the community centre with live music by For Kicks.