A highlight of the Christmas season in and around Trowbridge is the Trowbridge Lions’ Christmas Float. Collecting for supported charities, the brightly-lit float (with Santa Claus making a special appearance!) will be making its way to your part of the town over December, so please give generously. Here are the dates and locations:

Sunday 1st             Cornbrash/Parsonage Road
Monday 2nd          Silver Street Lane
Wednesday 4th    Wiltshire Drive
Sunday 8th           Castlemead
Monday 9th          College Road
Thursday 12th      Green Lane
Sunday 15th          Painters Mead
Monday 16th         Sherborne Road
Tuesday 17th         Victoria Road
Wednesday 18th   Lacock Gardens
Thursday 19th       Broadcloth Lane
Friday 20th            Saxon Drive/Towpath Road
Sunday 22nd          Broadmead
Mon 23rd                Staverton Marina

Also on Sundays 1st and 22nd December, the Discover Trowbridge team will be helping with the collection: they have been doing this now for a number of years, so if you are around please come and say hello.

The Lions will also be holding collections in local supermarkets. For full details, visit the Lions’ Facebook page or their website, www.trowbridgelions.org.