Christmas Lights Switch-On 2020 - watch from home!

Published19th November 2020

Each year thousands gather in Ipswich to enjoy the annual Christmas Lights Switch-On.

And while we can't be together this year, you can still celebrate from the comfort of your own home!

Sit back, grab a hot chocolate and enjoy our alternative switch-on, including a special message from the Mayor of Ipswich, Cllr Jan Parry.

Watch the video on YouTube.

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