Gallery: Christmas festivities in Baldock

CHRISTMAS festivities are well under way in Baldock as the town hosted a weekend of seasonal fun.

With an ice rink sponsored by The Comet, live music, fair rides and a festive market to enjoy, the High Street was lit up for Christmas and attracted a constant flow of visitors on both Saturday and Sunday,

Among the highlights were the Baldock Catholic Church Choir who sung Christmas carols and Letchworth GC-based band Mr Speaker, who played Yule Tide classics on Sunday.

Murray Fastier, Baldock’s town centre manager, said: “It was full of people for both days.

“For all concerned it was an excellent weekend - everyone seemed to have a great time.


You may also want to watch:


“Last year we did it for one day but because of the success of that we did it over a weekend this time.

“It went great so now every year the first weekend of December will be Baldock’s Christmas weekend.”

Most Read

For a gallery of photos from the festive fun click on the link at the top right of the page.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter