Christmas has officially started in Ellesmere Port
16 November 2018Christmas has officially started in Ellesmere Port, Thursday 15 November saw the Christmas lights being switched on by the Mayor of Ellesmere Port, Councillor Karen Shore.
Activities during the evening included the Lantern Parade and puppets, Ellesmere Port Round Table with Father Christmas and his sleigh, Brio Bear, children’s rides, stalls, food and local dance group First Footers.
The Mayor of Ellesmere Port Councillor Karen Shore said: “I’d like to thank everyone who joined us at Civic Square to switch on the lights. All the groups and people involved helped make the evening a great family occasion and we were lucky enough to get a visit from Father Christmas as well.”
Ellesmere Port will also be the home to Aladdin, the Christmas pantomime which runs from the 16 to 24 December at the Civic Hall.