Tag: Christmas Pageant

Christmas pageant

Without the wintry markers of Halloween, Bonfire Night and the onset of cold weather, it’s hard to remember that Christmas is coming. Fortunately, that’s when the local custom of the Christmas Pageant comes in. Glenelg’s Jetty Road is lined with up to 30,000 people. Kids armed with multi-coloured chalk are encouraged to express their own form of ‘street

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Colour and community

Colour and community at the Glenelg Christmas Pageant. As the snow begins to fall in the UK, here as summer approaches it finally feels Christmassy. Local businesses, schools and clubs take to the streets in the annual parade that marks the beginning of the festive season. Elves, reindeer and nativity players are joined by samba

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