Santa’s on his way to Pock and Weighton

Santa and 'Rocking Rudolph' arrive in Market Weighton at last year's Christmas Tree Light Switch On event. Submitted by Alex McGregor.
Santa and 'Rocking Rudolph' arrive in Market Weighton at last year's Christmas Tree Light Switch On event. Submitted by Alex McGregor.

Father Christmas and his ‘Rocking Rudolph’ sleigh will be out and about across the region over the next few weeks.

Pocklington District Lions Club will escort Santa and his sleigh to a number of events in the area, and every penny will go to good causes selected by the club. Here is the club’s programme of public appearances by Santa:

2 December – Pocklington Christmas Festival. Santa’s Grotto from 6pm in All Saints’ Church

3 December – Market Weighton Christmas Tree Light Switch On event. Santa’s grotto from 6pm in St John’s Methodist Church

5 and 6 December - Sainsbury’s car park, Pocklington, 10am-4pm

8 December - Pocklington street collection, 5.30-8.00pm

10 December - Pocklington street collection, 5.30-8pm

12 and 13 December, Tesco car park, Market Weighton, 10am-4pm

15 December - Market Weighton street collection, 5.30-8pm

19 December - Pocklington Market Place, 10am-2pm

22 December - Pocklington Market Place, 10am-2pm