Father Christmas will be cruising into Garstang

Father Christmas. Picture by Simon Hulme
Father Christmas. Picture by Simon Hulme

Father Christmas will sail into Garstang for a special event at the Th’ Owd Tithe Barn on December 12.

His boat will cruise down the canal on a barge with his elves and presents for local children attending the party starting at 2pm.

Monies raised from a raffle and tombola will go to the childrens festival funds for 2016.

This year’s event has been sponsored by Aldi at Garstang. Area Manager, Mark Lang-Yates said:

“We are extremely proud to be sponsoring such a festive event and we hope our donation of children’s presents will help ‘Santa by Barge’ to be a success.”

Father Christmas is expected to arrive at around 5pm