Todmorden Lamplighters Festival

Top ten spectacular pictures from the Todmorden Lamplighter festival

Todmorden lit up with beautiful bright colours as amazing puppets passed through the streets for the annual Lamplighter festival.

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The Lamplighter Festival is a magical winter night-time event in Todmorden, featuring a parade of community-made lanterns.
The Lamplighter Festival is a magical winter night-time event in Todmorden, featuring a parade of community-made lanterns.
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The event culminates in a performance in Todmorden town centre where the towns mythical Lamplighter puppet lantern lights a torch, symbolically guiding the community through the dark winter months.
The event culminates in a performance in Todmorden town centre where the towns mythical Lamplighter puppet lantern lights a torch, symbolically guiding the community through the dark winter months.
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Weeks of art workshops produced an array of lantern-lit artworks which were manoeuvred and carried through the streets in Todmorden.
Weeks of art workshops produced an array of lantern-lit artworks which were manoeuvred and carried through the streets in Todmorden.
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Thousands came out and lined the streets to watch as the illuminations passed through the town.
Thousands came out and lined the streets to watch as the illuminations passed through the town.
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