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St Helens Christmas Lights switch on: Entertainment timetable revealed
10:26am Monday 12th November 2012 in News
THE timetable has been announced for Christmas Lights switch on in St Helens town centre this weekend.
Britain’s Got Talent 2012 finalists The Loveable Rogues and The Mend, along with local favourites the Lancashire Hotpots, are among the musical acts performing in Victoria Square this Saturday, (November 17).
Former X factor finalist Bradley Johnson, of Rainford, is a late addition to the line up and he will be joined by Rainhill singer/songwriter Sophie Morgan and tenor Tom Loughlin.
Rainhill High School Dance Troupe, Trinity Girls Brass Band and Broad Oak and Queens Park Primary Schools will perform a host of traditional carols.
Two of the town’s biggest sporting personalities - heroic fundraiser Steve Prescott and boxer Martin Murray – will also be interviewed on stage.
The event, supported by Merseytravel, gets underway at 4pm and also includes a seasonal programme with stars from the borough’s two pantomimes, Cinderella (Theatre Royal) and A Christmas Carol (The Citadel).
16:00 - The Lancashire Hotpots
16:30 - Queens Park Primary School Choir
16:40 - Broad Oak Primary School Choir
16:50 - Citadel Pantomine - A Christmas Carol
17:00 Rainhill High School Dance Troupe
17:05 - Trinity Girls Brass Band
17:15 - Sophie Morgan (singer)
17:25 - Theatre Royal Panto - Cinderella
17:30 - The Lovable Rogues
17:55 - Martin Murray Interview
18:00 - Father Christmas Interview
18:05 - Tom Loughlin (tenor)
18:10 Bradley Johnson (singer)
18:20 - The Mend
18:35 Steve Prescott Interview
18:40 - Lights Switch On & Special Effects Show