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Big Christmas Switch On

11 November 2017

Saturday 11 November 2017
Switch On at 2.00pm

Gordon Rigg Garden Home & Leisure
Mossbridge Road
OL16 4UX


Free Prosecco and nibbles from 1.45pm then the Christmas switch on at 2.00pm with special guest Coronation Street Soap Star Jack P. Shepherd aka 'David Platt' doing the honours of switching on the Christmas lights and the chance for a meet and greet.

Includes Birds of prey, a balloon modeller and free bouncy castle. 

Plus, our wonderfully festive Christmas Food & Craft Fayre which is on all weekend with fabulous stall including:

  • Suzie Cakes - Celebration Cakes, Biscuits, Flapjacks, Donuts, Brownies & Cupcakes
  • Kandy Kitchen Creations - Dried packet mixes for soups/stews & puddings
  • Todmorden Farm Shop 
  • Rufus' Pupcakes - Healthy homemade dog treats
  • Fab Fun Kids Karting - Sweets, Sweet Cones, Popcorn, Candy Floss
  • La Chocolatina - Handmade artisan Belgium chocolate products
  • The Samosa Hut - Samosas, Curries, Pasties & Bhajis 
  • Something Special Oldham - Lanterns, Baubles & Plaques (Saturday Only)
  • Beverley Chadwick - Handmade jewellery (Saturday Only)
  • Carole Slattery - Fundraising for Macmillian Cancer Care - handmade bottle top Christmas gifts, cork decorations & cupcakes (Saturday Only)
  • Sarah's Next Chapter - Usborne children's books (Saturday Only)
  • Arbonne International - Skincare, cosmetics & nutrition (Saturday Only) 
  • Crafters Club & Soap Shack - Adult knitwear, decorations, gifts, soaps & bath bombs
  • Jeanette Sykes - Christmas cushions, advents, light up bottles, wine glasses & unicorn gifts
  • Flamingo Fancies - fused glass gifts (Sunday Only)
  • Tropics Skincare - Natural skincare & cruelty free make up (Sun Only)
  • Springhill Hospice - Fundraising - Toys & Springy The Frog merchandise (Sun Only)
  • Sugar & Honey - Christmas Eve plates, personalised Christmas sacks, wooden quote plaques, Santa's magic keys & milk jars (Sun Only)
  • Rub A Dub Soap - Soaps & bath products (Sunday Only)
  • The Good Bag Co! - Canvas shop jute bags (Sunday Only)

For more information visit the link below or head to the official website at

Contact: Leanne Baker Or Anna Qosja
01706 356089

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