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Stockport Christmas Lights Switch On


14th November 2012

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Stockport Christmas Lights Switch On
The Stockport Christmas Lights Switch On will begin at 2:30pm on 14th November in the Merseyway Shopping Centre.

STEPS and The X Factor's Matt Cardle are amongst the acts that will be performing at the Christmas lights switch on event, as well as local artists and acts. The famous lights switch on and crowd sing along will be at 7pm.

Brendan Webb, Centre Manager at Merseyway, added: "With the help of Imagine FM we have managed to secure a great line-up for this year’s Christmas lights switch on. We’re expecting the centre to be extremely busy with shoppers and families making the most of our retail offering and festive entertainment."

Visitors to Stockport town centre will be be able to park for free, with Stockport Council offering free parking in council owned Pay and Display and on-street bays from 2:00pm.

Councillor Iain Roberts, Executive Member for Economic Development and Regeneration at Stockport Council, said: “Merseyway’s Christmas lights switch on is always an extremely popular event in Stockport. We want to build on that success and attract even more visitors to the town centre by offering free parking all afternoon on the 14th November. It’s a great opportunity for people to get in some early Christmas shopping as well.”

You can view the full line up of acts performing at the Christmas lights switch on event on the Merseyway website here.


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