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Santa heading back to Brixham after washout

By HeraldExpress  |  Posted: November 30, 2012

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Father Christmas'annual visit to Brixham suffered a set back this year when torrential raincancelled the switching on of the lights last Sunday.


Children will stillhave the chance to chat to Father Christmas about their present lists whenBrixham Rotary, together with Inner Wheel and Soroptimist members, take to thestreets of Brixham, Churston and Galmpton from Monday 10 December, bringingfestive cheer and carols to local residents.


DavidRoberts, President of Brixham Rotary said: "Father Christmas and his sleigh will beout distributing sweets, listening to Christmas lists and wishing everyone aPeaceful and Happy Christmas. His happy Rotarian, Soroptimist and Inner Wheelhelpers will be shaking tins in aid of the Friends of ShoalstoneSwimming Pool and Brixham Does Care."


"Weare grateful to Speedy Hire of Torquay who have kindly loaned a generator tolight up Father Christmas."


There is no charge for visiting Father Christmas, but anydonations received will be divided between The Friends of Shoalstone SwimmingPool and Brixham Does Care.


Posters and leaflets have been distributed around shops inBrixham and Galmpton and local schools giving times and stop-off points for thesleigh.

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