Thatcham Christmas Lights Switch On The evening will start at 5pm with 25 charity stalls offering a selection of games and competitions plus there will be a treasure hunt around town centre businesses. The Thatcham Town Mayor, Cllr Jan Cover, has chosen us as one of her Charities of the Year and we are thrilled to be attending on the 7th December. The on stage entertainment starts with a live outdoor broadcast with Kennet Radio then there will be performances from Spurcroft Primary School, Kennet School, KATS, community carol singing lead by Jamie Read and St Mary’s Church Choir. Shortly before the grand countdown begins we will hear from the Parish Rector, Revd Mark Bennet, and the Mayor, with the big switch on taking place at 7pm. Please be aware that the eastern side of The Broadway will be closed to all road traffic from 1pm, including the central car parking area.