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Christmas lights Sunday 25th November 2018

The Christmas Lights Switch on will take place on Sunday 25th November 2018 in the Market Place.

Christmas lights in Burton


Road closures will be effective at:

  • High Street
  • Station Street
  • Market Place
  • Manor Croft and Manor Croft Drive

The alternative route for vehicles affected will be via Worthington Way, Station Street and Union Street and vice versa. The One Way Order in force in Station Street shall be suspended between the hours of 6.00am and 7.00pm on 25th November 2018 and thereafter shall continue in full force and effect. Access will be maintained to the Winery Car Park via Manor Drive.

There will be barriers in place and strictly no unauthorised vehicles will be permitted on the above roads.

The festivities will be hosted by the presenter of Touch FM’s Breakfast Show, Mark O’Sullivan and will conclude with a fantastic firework display from Pyrotex Fireworx. Choreographed with music, this is sure to be a display you won’t want to miss.

Leader of the Council, Councillor Richard Grosvenor commented: “The Christmas lights switch-on is a brilliant family event. There’s some great entertainment and events lined up and it’s a great way to start the festivities in the town centre.”

The entertainment starts at approx. 2pm with the lights switch on and fireworks taking place at 5.00pm.