Towns prepare for a feast of festive fun

Santa arriving in Pocklington last year. The town's Late Night Shopping event has been rebranded as Pocklington Christmas Festival.
Santa arriving in Pocklington last year. The town's Late Night Shopping event has been rebranded as Pocklington Christmas Festival.

The countdown to Christmas is set to begin in Pocklington and Market Weighton next week as the two towns gear up for a feast of festive fun.

The annual Late Night Shopping event in Pocklington has been rebranded as the Pocklington Christmas Festival by the town council, which is organising the event this year, and will be held on 3 December.

In Market Weighton, the annual Christmas Tree Light Switch-on event will take place on 4 December.

Full story in this week’s (27 November) Pocklington Post.