CHRISTMAS preparations in Blyth are set to begin at the end of the month.
Blyth’s market place will host live entertainment from Lee Alliston and the Christmas Crew, from the Stage and Production House, on Friday, November 25.
They will entertain the crowds ahead of the town’s Christmas lights being switched on at 5.15pm.
And the following day, there will be a pantomime character parade through the market place, as well as the setting-up of a Christmas cracker marquee.
Over both days, there will be a continental market.
Also making an appearance in the market place will be a 40ft Christmas tree.