Southport Christmas Lights Switch on is Today November 22nd, 2014 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Southport Christmas Lights Switch on Saturday 22 November. The town will have over 500,000 brand new Christmas lights, how better to celebrate the switch on than to invite some famous faces to press the plunger! This year we’ll have Coronation Street stars Ryan Thomas (Jason Grimshaw) and Katie McGlynn (Sinead Tinker) joined by former Corrie favourite Ken Morley (King Bumble) and Kay Purcell (Carabosse) from the Southport Theatre Panto, Sleeping Beauty and will be joined by hosts Joel Ross from Heart North West and Liz McClarnon, former Atomic Kitten. Christmas celebrations start from 12 noon there will be some fabulous local bands, dance acts, entertainers and Christmas stalls. There will also be real camels accompanied by the three wise men, strolling performers and a Christmas Fayre in The Atkinson. 14:00 – Music and entertainment starts 14:00 – Joel Ross and Liz McClarnon from Heart FM 14:05 – Myth of Unity 14:25 – The Dice Men 14:50 – Babyballet 15:05 – King & Scholes 15:25 – Voice Plus 15:45 – Street Beatz 16:00 – Rock Choir 16:20 – Barbieshop 16:45 – Mr Wilson’s Second Liners 17:05 – The Drifters 17:20 – Celebs & switch-on 17:30 – The Christmas Lights plunger! Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 or 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Instagram www.instagram.com/otsnews Related Comments comments!