Christmas lights switch-on tonight — with Tiser on hand

Ilkeston Christmas lights switch on. entertaining the crowds.
Ilkeston Christmas lights switch on. entertaining the crowds.

The town centre is all set for tonight’s Christmas lights switch on (Friday November 29).

Mayor of Erewash, Cllr Val Clare, will light up Town Hall and the town centre at 7pm.

A Victorian style market will set up and Street entertainers, reindeer and other activities will be taking place from 5.30pm on the Market Place and at the Erewash Museum.

The Ilkeston Advertiser promotions unit will also be on hand where you can get your hands on a goody bag containing a Horrible Histories book, sweets, drink and a copy of the paper, while stocks last.