Tree festival success

Mayor and  Lady Mayoress with one of the trees at St Michael's
Mayor and Lady Mayoress with one of the trees at St Michael's

The Mayor and Mayoress of Todmorden, Coun Michael Gill and Mrs Nikki Gill, pictured at the Christmas Tree festival at St Michael’s Church, Cornholme, in the run up to Christmas.

The event, including a visit from Santa on the Saturday of the festival, was extremely well attended and adults and children alike enjoyed it, say the organisers. The festival ended with a Christingle service in which the children played a large part. Donations went to the Childaid charity.