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Gala Lights to unveil new Winter Lights and Christmas Lights for historic York

SOME 160,000 lights will adorn York’s historic city walls, in a “magical” display this winter. Organisers say the city will be awash with lights creating a beautiful and magical atmosphere. For the second year, York’s four historic Bars will be lit with thousands of tiny twinkling white lights from mid November up till Christmas, and then…

Christmas Lights add Sparkle to Winter Months

“Good Christmas lights bring communities together, increase visitor numbers, and provide a welcome boost during the winter months” says Christopher Stille, Managing Director, Gala Lights. Christmas lights, including decorations displayed overhead, on lamp posts, or highlighting significant monuments, statues and buildings, are a fantastic way of adding an extra sparkle to villages, towns and cities…

10 Weeks Until Switch-on

Traditionally one of the most popular weekends for switching on Christmas lights in villages, towns and cities across the UK, the second weekend in November is just 10 weeks away. Whether you’ve already chosen your scheme or are still deciding the details, here’s a quick checklist of things to consider: Identify your preferred lighting supplier and discuss logistics with…