Burnham-On-Sea Christmas lights switch-on - full times and plan
Points West presenter David Garmston will switch on Burnham-On-Sea's
Christmas lights during a special day of festive entertainment this
Saturday (November 25th).
event, in Victoria Street, will be preceded by an afternoon of live
entertainment and family attractions from 1.30pm, organised by Burnham-On-Sea
Chamber of Trade & Commerce.
Christmas lights themselves will be switched on at 6.10pm by the
BBC presenter alongside local dignataries.
will be festive performances on stage from local choirs, dance groups
and performers - and Father Christmas will make a special visit,
touring around the town centre. There will also be festive stalls,
displays and fair attractions throughout the afternoon.
event will also see the return of Burnham's BOS Factor festive talent
competition when local people can perform on the stage to win a
promises to be a superb event to mark the official start of Burnham's
Christmas season," said a Burnham Chamber of Trade spokesman.
delighted to have David in town to light up the town centre for
the festive season and support our local businesses."
has worked on west country TV for over two decades and is the male
anchor on the TV show alongside Alex Lovell - who switched on Burnham's
Christmas lights in 2014. David also presents the BBC1 show Sunday
shops will be staying open later in the evening including Julians
Gift Shop in the High Street, Sea Breeze in Victoria Street and
Chatterbox in Victoria Street plus others.
Please note that all times are subject to late change on the day.
on in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge