Tadley the first to bask in Christmas lights tonight, with Newbury and Hungerford this weekend
TADLEY is the first town to light up for Christmas this weekend, holding its annual switch-on event tonight, ahead of Newbury and Hungerford on Sunday.
Cinderella herself – actress Sarah Louise Day – from this year’s pantomime at the Anvil Theatre, in Basingstoke, will join the countdown to turn on the lights at 7pm, alongside fellow actors Katy Ashworth (Fairy Godmother), who is best known as a presenter on the BBC children’s television programme CBeebies, and Ben Harlow (Prince Charming).
Hosted by Tadley Town Council, the countdown takes place at the council offices in Franklin Avenue. The evening will begin at 6pm ...