32 Christmas Trees adorn the Minster for this annual event. The trees have been sponsored and decorated by different organisations across the town for everyone's enjoyement. The Festival is open Friday, Saturday, Monday 10.00am - 4.00pm and Sunday 12noon - 5.00pm.
Adults £2, Children Free. Refreshments and the Minster shop will be open.
Sunday 11 November
As the service at St Barnabas, Crosland Moor is at 9.15am, they are holding a separate Act of Remembrance at 11am.
This will be followed by a faith lunch, with limited options (reflecting the challenges of war rationing).
Saturday 10 November
The church is open from 11am to 4pm with displays focused on the 82 men from the parish who were killed in the conflict, as well as some personal recollections by members of the congregation.
The choir will be singing some war songs around 1.30pm.
Light refreshments (tea/coffee/cake) are available in the afternoon.