Trees unite people

LEIGH Parish Church is holding a Christmas Tree Festival this weekend.

The event runs from Friday to Sunday and opening times are: Friday, December 2 and Saturday, December 3, from 10am to 4pm, while on Sunday, December 4 it will be open from 12 noon to 4pm with an admission charge of £1.

Schools, groups, organisations and businesses have worked together to decorate the church with nearly 30 Christmas trees. Local school choirs will be singing on the Friday afternoon and the Church choir will be sing from 1.30pm on the Saturday afternoon. Stalls will be selling seasonal items and homemade cakes plus drinks will be on sale in the Coffee Vestry.