Christmas in Hampton Square

Release Date: 26 November 2019

The Mayor of Richmond upon Thames will light up Hampton Square on Friday 6 December by switching on its Christmas lights.

The annual Christmas in the Square event will take place between 3.30 and 5.30pm. There will be mulled wine, as well as festive music from local artists Jason Darling, Bob Cox and the Buckingham Primary School Junior Choir

Younger people can listen along whilst getting crafty by making Christmas crowns with Creative Spaces London and Christmas cards and tree decorations with Achieving for Children.

Cllr Nancy Baldwin, Mayor of Richmond, said:

"This is a fantastic opportunity for the community and their families to come together and embrace the festive spirit. I am thrilled that I will be there to take part in the activities and officially bring in the Christmas season. See you all there!"

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Reference: P392/19

Updated: 29 November 2019