Tippings’ Christmas Lights switch on in Cottam planned for late November

Posted on - 10th November, 2023 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Charities, Christmas, Cottam, Preston News, Proud Preston, What's On in Preston
The Christmas decorations at the Tippings’ house always go above and beyond

A Preston Christmas tradition gets underway at the end of November as the Tippings’ Charity Christmas Lights are turned on.


The family have been lighting up their house each year to bring a smile to the faces of city families as well as raising tens of thousands of pounds for charity.


The lights are being turned on during Sunday 26 November.

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There will be stalls from 4.30pm with live music, food, drinks and a tombola.

Free parking is being provided at Cottam Sports Arena, which is less than five minutes walk to the Tipping’s house at Valentine’s Meadow, Cottam.

The Tippings' house lit up for Christmas 2019, with Jacob's green heart in pride of place Pic: Crispin Robinson
The Tippings’ house lit up for Christmas 2019 Pic: Crispin Robinson

The Christmas lights switch on takes place at 6pm and there will be fireworks too.

The switch on is free to attend but donations to charity are welcomed.

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