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Crowds drawn to the Bath Lantern Procession

Hundreds of people were drawn to Walcot Street in Bath last night for a Lantern Procession.

Groups from St Andrews Julian Road and Oldfield Park Junior School as well as Riverside Youth Centre, Holburne Gardner’s Lodge and other workshops built spectacular large & small lanterns.

There was also be music from The Ambling Band, performances from light staff artists, carols and a visit from The Mayor.

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Bath Christmas Market named event of the year

Bath Christmas Market has been presented with the Event of the Year award. Credit: ITV News

Bath Christmas Market has been presented with the Event of the Year award at NOEA’s 2017 Awards Ceremony.

NOEA, The National Outdoor Events Association is the UK’s leading outdoor events trade association and their awards are reserved for the very best in the industry.

Judges praised Bath Christmas Market saying it was the “best of Bath, well produced and internationally attractive, setting standards for other Christmas markets”.

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