Balsall Common residents come out in droves to switch on christmas lights

Hundreds of people assembled on Station Road on Friday 22nd November to switch on the Christmas lights. Children from Balsall Common Primary School Choir sang festive hymns and the Mayor of Solihull lead the countdown, with Father Christmas in attendance courtesy of the Lions. Local businesses, notably Angela Jaynes florist, The Leisure Traveller (formerly Aeroscope) and John Shepherd provided mince pies and other refreshments to the assembled crowds.

This event is getting bigger – see you there next year !