Happy Christmas Hampton!

Release Date: 16 November 2017

Hampton residents will enjoy a night of Christmas music, street entertainment, and Christmas crafts thanks to support from Richmond Council.

The annual Christmas in the Square event will take place on Friday 1 December between 4 and 7pm, with the Deputy Mayor of Richmond, Councillor Benedict Dias, kicking off the festivities by turning the Christmas lights on in Hampton Square.

The event will be something for the whole family to enjoy, including music and the opportunity to pet live reindeer.

Cllr Dias said:

“I’m delighted to have been invited to start the holiday festivities in Hampton this year.

“The Council’s contribution to the event will hopefully help the Hampton community come together to celebrate the year gone by and get into the Christmas spirit with plenty of music and fun for the whole family.”

Notes for editors

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Reference: P532/17

Updated: 1 December 2017