Countdown to lights switch-on

THE festive season really gets under way this Saturday, November 26, with the switch-on of the town’s Christmas lights.

Mayor of Caistor John Burns-Salmond will flick the switch at about 4.30pm, then there will be singing to some fun songs while Santa meets the children.

Follow Santa on his sleigh down to the Arts and Heritage Centre for a programme of Lincolnshire songs and words, mulled wine and festive fare.

l Road closure at Red Lion Corner, Clarkes Alley and from Bank to Chinese Takeaway from 4pm to about 5.30pm.