It was great to be photographing the Christmas events for Santa’s arrival at Royal Victoria Place and the big Christmas Lights switch on for the third year running.

The event started off at 3pm from RVP in an open top double decker bus, with a visit to the Assembly Hall to pick up the cast from the Pantomime. Then off for a tour round town followed by Santa’s arrival at RVP and the opening of his grotto.

Hosted by the lovely Jenni Falconer of Heart FM, the celebrations carried on until 7.30pm with performances from The Tunbridge Wells Rock Choir, Boogie Storm and Ben Haenow. A great event and a very packed shopping mall!

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