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Join Wandsworth Radio switching on Christmas lights all over Wandsworth

Wandsworth Radio is ready and raring to go to help the boroughs town centres switch on their festive lights. Earlsfield, Wandsworth, Balham and Putney are the only places to be this Christmas for all the festive fun and frolics. We’ll be broadcasting LIVE from the switch on events, pulling crackers with as many listeners as possible, playing all the Christmas hits, interviewing retailers and excited children. Come along and see us at the events listed below…..

ainsleyharriottEARLSFIELD – Thursday 26th November – 4pm 

Local Celebrity Chef AINSLEY HARRIOTT will join the Mayor of Wandsworth as Earlsfield switches on Christmas lights for the very first time. Wandsworth Radio presenters Craig and Fayon will compere the event and we’ll be broadcasting LIVE throughout the day. They’ll be carols from the Choir of Burntwood School and Earlsfield Primary School, mince pies and mulled wine, stalls and Chrismtas music.

WANDSWORTH  – Saturday 28th November – 4pm 

Wandsworth Radio’s Craig & Fayon will be entertaining the crowds in front of Southside Shopping centre on the High Street from 4pm in the Wandsworth Radio camper van. Come say hello & pull a Christmas cracker with us! Southside will host free craft activities from 11am to 3pm. Wandsworth Town Library has story time from 2.30pm to 3pm and the procession by school pupils, parents and teachers will come through the centre to the switch on at All Saints Church at 4.20pm where there will be carols, mince pies, mulled wine and soft drinks. Father Christmas will be about too.

BALHAM – Sunday 29th November – Wandsworth Radio’s Craig and Nicolette will be joining shoppers and traders of Balham at Hildreth Street Market on the stage, singing carols and welcoming in the festive season. The Deputy Mayor of Wandsworth switches the great Balham Christmas tree on and the lights in the high road. Come and see us from 1pm on Sunday. putney-christmas-event_web

PUTNEYFriday 4th December – Midday

Wandsworth Radio’s Craig and Laura will entertain the crowds at the spectacular Putney Christmas Lights and Market event which will kick Putney’s Christmas shopping season off with a bang. The event, organised by the council and the Putney Partnership, includes food and gift stalls, mulled wine and funfair rides from midday until 8pm in Church Square. A lantern procession by local schoolchildren will make its way through the town centre and shops will stay open late for Christmas shopping.

November 13th, 2015

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