Festive fun and fireworks as Seaham switches on its Christmas lights

There were fireworks as well as festive fun as Seaham switched on its Christmas lights.

Friday, 30th November 2018, 5:51 pm
Updated Friday, 30th November 2018, 6:00 pm
Seaham's mayor, Coun Barbara Allen, and Santa Claus at the Christmas lights switch-on

Crowds gathered in both Church Street and Terrace Green for an evening of entertainment that included a visit from Santa Claus himself.

Seaham mayor, Coun Barbara Allen, was on hand to help with the official switch-on.

Fireworks light up the Seaham sky at the Christmas lights switch-on

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Santa Claus and his helpers at the Seaham Christmas lights switch-on
Crowds gather around one of the trees on Church Street after the Christmas lights switch-on
Youngsters enjoy the entertainment as Seaham switched on its Christmas lights