- 2016-07-26 15:52:00
Festivities start in St Benedicts churchyard on Thursday 3rd December at 6.45pm with carol singing. Everyone is welcome to come along, carol singing will be supported by children from the Primary School, Rainbows and Brownies. Join in with the countdown to the big switch on at 7.00pm. The church bells will then ring out while tea and mince pies are served in the church.
Children and parents will come along to sing some carols – and of course everyone can join in the singing too. The carols include favourites of the children such as Little Donkey, O Little Town of Bethlehem and Away in a Manger together with the traditional including Once in Royal David’s City, O come, all ye Faithful and We three Kings of Orient.
The event is funded by Glinton Parish Council who support the project each year. This year marks the 8th year in succession, thanks to the Parish Council for their continued support, St Benedicts Church for hosting the event; providing power to the lights and serving the refreshments on the night, Peakirk cum Glinton C of E Primary School and the Glinton Rainbows/Brownies and to everyone who volunteers to help with the event without which it would not be possible.