The Mall Christmas Decorations Are Up!

Published 25th of November, 2018

It's that time of year again, and the Christmas Decorations are beginning to appear in the shops. They are still making preparations for the main Old Town Switch On, but the Mall have already decked their halls...

Looks Familiar...

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Last year the Mall Decorations were lovely. This year, they look like last year. Well, not completely like last year, but a bloody big box has obviously been taken down from a loft somewhere and they've managed to reassemble them.

Hello Snowman

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Don't worry though, they get much better!

Photo Opportunities

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There were lots of kids and grown-ups posing in front of the decorations.

Sparkles From Above

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Now this is new. I felt last year, that the first floor didn't get much of a look-in when it came to the bling. This year they have rectified that...

More Bling

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I remember this big bauble too.

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