Menu

Are this year’s Preston Christmas Lights the best yet?

Posted on - 17th December, 2015 - 7:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Christmas, City Centre, Events, News, Preston City Centre
How the Christmas lights compare... Pic: Paul Melling/Shabbagaz

How the Christmas lights compare… Pic: Paul Melling/Shabbagaz

Preston’s Christmas Lights appear to have been a quiet success this year.

Advertisement

Instagram has been chocful of Prestonians sharing the twinkling blue lights down Fishergate and beyond.

Preston’s Business Improvement District have ploughed £125,000 during the last two years into a stronger Christmas lights display.

This year the switch on event was moved from the Flag Market to Fishergate and the main shopping street has far more festive focus than in previous years.

A video released by BID has a number of city centre traders, who fund the organisation through a levy on their business rates, saying the Christmas decorations have been getting a positive response from shoppers.

What do you think of this year’s Christmas lights? Let us know in the comments below

Share
Preston in pictures Torchlight Procession at the Preston GuildWhoa!!!Preston Docks duskLines at Preston DocksPond at Penwortham PrestonPre-season friendlyRM 1583Empty Telephone Kiosks, Preston Railway Station View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.