Time for the festive season
CHRISTMAS gets under way in Paignton on Friday with the switching on of the festive lights at the Christmas Tree in Palace Avenue Gardens.
The Rotary Club of Paignton will preside over the switch-on event which begins at 4pm.
On Saturday at 11am the bikers of BMAD will bring Father Christmas to his grotto in Crossways. Saturday, December 1, sees a Beehive Christmas Fair from 10am in Palace Avenue Methodist Church, and fun with Father Christmas in Torbay Road from 11am onwards. On Saturday, December 8, a Festival of Light Parade will take place from Torbay Park to Palace Avenue Gardens, starting at 3.45pm. A Christmas Quiz will tease the town’s brains on December 14 from 7pm in the Coverdale Centre, a Christmas fayre happens in the same location the next day from 11am, and Mother Goose is the town’s panto at the Palace Theatre from December 20 to January 2.