Starting its life in Kielder Forest Nothumberland and supplied by Elvedon a glorious 30ft Christmas tree was delivered to the Market Hill this morning at 6.50am. Grateful thanks go to the team of volunteers led by Bill Bulstrode; Karen, Diane and David, Sarah, Eileen and Kevin. Putting out bollards at 5.30am, keeping vehicles at a distance and balancing on a caged hi-loader to put the lights and baubles on and plugging it in! A grant has applied for from CCllr Stephen Burroughes Locality Budget, otherwise the cost will be met by the Town Council. The lights, star and baubles were all paid for previously by sponsorhip from local developers.

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