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Santa says let there be snow

Solihull Editorial 27th Nov, 2014 Updated: 21st Oct, 2016

THE FESTIVE season is now in full swing in Solihull town centre following the weekend’s spectacular light switch-on.

Thousands of people descended on the town centre for a day of seasonal wonders including real snow from snow machines, fantastic LED drummers, Christmas carols, festive cheer and Father Christmas himself.

Observer photographer Jon Mullis captured these images of the 2014 Christmas lights switch-on.

Little Dylan Reilly having fun at the fair. 48.014.010.sol.jm3

The town centre comes to life in lights. 48.014.010.sol.jm27

Christmas cheer spread around the town. 48.014.010.sol.jm12

Looking on in amazement. 2014. 48.014.010.sol.jm10

St Mary’s Church Choir led the carol singing. 48.014.010.sol.jm11

The amazing LED drummers put on a spectacular performance as they welcomed in the civic processions and Santa. 48.014.010.sol.jm13

The snow machine covers everyone as the lights go on.. 48.014.010.sol.jm25

Santa’s little helpers… 48.014.010.sol.jm14

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