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Cranleigh Christmas Lights

17th November 2018


Cranleigh Chamber of Commerce hosts the annual switch-on of the Cranleigh Christmas Lights.

Join us for live entertainment around the Christmas Tree in Fountain Square from 5pm before the lights are officially switched-on at 6pm.

There will be fairground rides in the High Street, an Italian market in Stocklund Square, a visit from Father Christmas and special offers from our local retailers.

Italian Market

We are pleased to welcome a range of Italian market stalls to Stocklund Square between 10am and 7pm.

Bensons Funfair

Attractions from Bensons Funfair will be outside Bank Buildings and in front of Boots throughout the day.

Tiger Lily Bus Company

Our friends at Tiger Lily Bus Company are bringing two of their custom milk floats which can be found by Bank Buildings throughout the day.

Entertainment programme in Fountain Square

5pm – Cranleigh Dance & Theatre Arts Junior Display Team

5.30pm – Will Kelsey

6pm – Christmas Lights Switched On by TV presenter Katherine Higgins

6.05pm – Surrey Youth Music Theatre

Celebrity guest

Katherine Higgins is an expert TV presenter specialising in antiques and vintage, modern design and historic and vintage fashion. TV and radio credits include BBC One’s `Antiques Roadshow’ and BBC2’s popular `Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is’ series.

Road closures

Please note the service roads in Fountain Square and by the War Memorial will be closed to all vehicles from 8am to 8pm. Please respect the road closure signs and directions of marshals.

Official charity

Thank you to Cranleigh Arts Centre (registered charity no. 284186) who are supplying volunteers to help with crowd safety on the day and are our registered charity collection this year.


Cranleigh Christmas would not be possible without the generous support from our main sponsors Hans Christmas Andersen, Harrier Gates, Retirement Villages, One Forty, Astra House, Cranleigh Parish Council, Little Manor Service Station, Surrey County Council and Bespoke Property Consultants, and our lamppost festive lights sponsors.


17th November 2018
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Martin Bamford
01483 274566