Southside Christmas Lights

posted 9 Dec 2008, 03:05 by South Edinburgh Net Admin   [ updated 9 Dec 2008, 03:06 ]
The annual Christmas Lights Event will take place on Tuesday 9 December, at 6pm, in St Patrick Square.

Master of Ceremonies – Councillor Cameron Rose

Guest to switch on the festive lights – Alex Arthur, super featherweight boxing champion, and a Southsider

Carol Service with the Rev Dr Ian Maxwell officiating

Choir from Preston Street Primary School

Choir from the University of Edinburgh Music Society

Brass band from the University of Edinburgh Music Society

Visit from Santa Claus

Buffet and refreshments afterwards in the Community Centre, 117 Nicolson Street

All welcome!

The organisers are grateful for support from the Canongate Youth Project, the SCOOSH Club, Tesco's Nicolson Street, City of Edinburgh Council staff, Lothian & Borders Police, and the many volunteer helpers.


Colin Christison
On behalf of the Southside Association, the
Southside Community Council, and the Southside
Community Education Centre