Huge crowd for Christmas lights switch-on

Halifax Christmas Lights.
Halifax Christmas Lights.

Halifax town centre burst into Christmas frenzy for the festive lights switch-on.

Double Paralympic Champion Hannah Cockroft of Mount Tabor, Halifax, was given the honour of flicking the switch.

Crowds had been building up all afternoon and the Woolshops Shopping Centre was packed for Hannah’s arrival at 5 pm yesterday (Sat).

Full report and pictures in Friday’s Courier.