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Christmas Decorative Tree Lighting

07 Dec 2017

Cliftonville Partnership present their Christmas ‘Switch On’ of Decorative Christmas Tree Lights with everyone welcome 

  • 4.45-5.15pm - 438 (Thanet) Squadron ATC Band (performing outside St Paul’s Church)
  • 5pm  - Arrival of the Town Mayor of Margate, Cllr Rosamund Dixon and her Consort, Mr Geoffrey Dixon.
  • 5.10pm onwards - FREE Tea/coffee & mince pies available (supplied by St Paul’s Church volunteers and Tesco plc)
  • 5-6.30pm - Balloon modelling and Magic by the fantastic Spinning Top Children’s Entertainment (one FREE balloon per child in attendance)
  • 5.05-5.15pm - Special Personal Appearance of Children's Favourite SIMPLE SIMON
  • 5.15-5.25pm - Special Guest Appearance from cast members of this year’s Theatre Royal Margate’s pantomime “The Wizard of Oz” by Wicked & Captiv8 Productions
  • 5.30-5.35pm - 438 (Thanet) Squadron ATC Band with Countdown by Gordon Clarkson, followed by “Switch on” of the Decorative Festive Tree Lighting by the Town Mayor of Margate, Cllr Rosamund Dixon
  • 5.40-6pm - Holy Trinity & St John’s COE Primary School Choir with Susan Blyth
  • 6.10pm approx - Join us outside St Paul’s Church for Community Carol Singing accompanied by the 438 (Thanet) Squadron ATC Band (sheets will be provided)
  • Supported by the Margate Carnival Court