Padiham Christmas Lights Switch On 2022: Crowds head to town centre as annual event spreads festive cheer

There was festive cheer galore as the crowds enjoyed Padiham Christmas Lights Switch On 2022.

Families headed to the town centre on the weekend to be entertained by live performances and a spectacular firework finale, and appearances were made by special guests Santa and one of his elves.Making its return this year was the Giant Snow Globe giving people a chance to capture magical moments on camera, and there was also a fairground, free face-painting and a Christmas market.

Santa and one of his elves at Padiham Christmas Lights Switch On 2022. Photo by Luckie-Rae Pepper.