Light up your City this Christmas!

November 06, 2007 at 00:00

It's time for the switching on of Christmas lights across the nation and the homes of the fleet are not missing out on the action.

Beverley Knight will do the honours in Leeds on 8th November as well as performing some of her top hits in an evening hosted by Dick and Dom. There will also be performances by other chart topping acts as well as a performance by the cast of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and of course fireworks!

Events in Manchester take place on 8th November and will include live chart topping acts, celebrity presenters and fireworks.

Blackpool will host the Cheeky Girls, who will turn on the lights on 17th November.

Newcastle United goalkeeper Shay Given will switch on Newcastle’s lights on 22nd November.

On 20th November a celebrity guest will light up Belfast and Edinburgh's lights will be switched on 22nd November. Watch this space for more information!

London's Oxford Street lights will be turned on by X Factor winner Leona Lewis who will also be performing on 7th November. Jamie Theakston, Harriet Scott and Toby Anstis present the show which will also include a performance by Westlife and the cast Mary Poppins.

So wherever you are don’t miss out and if you still feel like trying to escape those jingle bells visit our low fare finder to find cheap flights to get away over Christmas.


Christmas is coming!