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Kingston Christmas Fair
This craft and gift fair returns to Kingston and is expanding to offer more great Christmas gift ideas,
and a new food area with seating for visitors to enjoy food and mulled wine.
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Find handmade gifts, jewellery, charity Christmas cards, children’s and ladies wear and much more. Fun for all the family. Mince pies and hot drinks on sale. In aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.
SATURDAY 5 NOVEMBER 10.30am-3pm; free entry. Epsom Methodist Church Hall, Ashley Road, Epsom KT18 5AQ 01372 721084 catherine.ch
Dyscover Christmas Shopping Event
Local charity Dyscover is holding a Christmas Shopping evening with 20 stallholders selling their lovely wares, which are perfect for Christmas gifts – including jewellery, handbags and scarves, books, handmade crafts and cakes. Mini massages and beauty treatments also available.
THURSDAY 10 NOVEMBER 7-10pm; entrance £2.50, children free. Riddell Hall, Deans Lane KT20 7UA www.dyscover.org.uk
Write to Santa Letter to Santa
John Lewis Kingston is sending children’s letters to Santa this season, via its special Christmas post box on the First Floor. Each child who posts their Christmas wish-list at will receive a personal reply from Santa.
SATURDAY 12 NOVEMBER Till Sun 11 Dec. John Lewis, Wood Street, Kingston KT1 1TE 020 8547 3000 www.johnlewis.com
Wandsworth Friends Christmas Fair
Celebrate Christmas at the Wandsworth Friends of Trinity Hospice Fair. There will be over 50 stalls selling gifts including jewellery, toys, gadgets, cards, fashion items, beauty products books and food. Raising money for Trinity Hospice - preview evening is on 14 November.
MONDAY 14 NOVEMBER Till Tue 15 Nov. Battersea Arts Centre, Lavender Hill SW1 5TN 020 7787 1087 firstname.lastname@example.org
THURSDAY 17 NOVEMBER Till Fri 2 Jan 2012. All Saints Parish Church, Clarence Street, Kingston KT1 1JS www.edencrafts.co.uk
Lights On Kingston Lights On
Don’t miss the chance to meet your all time favourite superheroes! Watch the Christmas lights Switch On at 6pm and have your photo taken with superhero characters from 4.30pm-5.30pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm. You can also help to raise money for heroes at Princess Alice Hospice. Santa’s Grotto will be open at Bentalls after the light Switch On.
THURSDAY 17 NOVEMBER Kingston Town Centre
Macmillan Christmas Fair
With an array of stalls providing gifts, delicious treats, Christmas cards, paper and decorations, Italian chocolate, oils and vinegar, smoked products, footwear, ladies clothing, accessories and lingerie, jewellery, gifts for men and women, bath and beauty products and glassware.
FRIDAY 18 NOVEMBER 10am-4pm; entry £3 inc coffee. Christ Church Hall, Cottenham Park Road, Wimbledon SW20
Sparkle: Craft & Food Fair
Prepare for Christmas with more than 60 individual designer makers showing a range of contemporary craft and design at the Landmark Arts Centre; plus a separate area dedicated to culinary delights to tantalise your taste buds.
FRIDAY 18 NOVEMBER Till Sun 20 Nov. Landmark Arts Centre, Ferry Road, Teddington TW11 9NN 020 8977 7558 www.landmarkartscentre.org
St Mary’s Charity Christmas Fair
This is Barnes’ biggest Christmas Fair. All day cafe, luxurious clothing and beauty products,
Editor’s Pick 15Aladdin
EastEnders’ Larry Lamb is the villainous Abanazar, with Antony Hansen in the role of Aladdin, fresh from the West End’s Wicked. With colourful sets, spectacular costumes, fantastic effects, music, song and dance, prepare to travel to the Mystic East for the most magical pantomime of them all…
FRIDAY 2 DECEMBER
Till Fri 2 Jan 2012; tickets £18-£26. Ashcroft Theatre, Fairfield Halls, Croydon CR9 1DG 020 8688 9291 www.fairfield.co.uk
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children’s activities, homemade cakes and jams, stylish jewellery, RHS calendars and plants.
SATURDAY 19 NOVEMBER 10am-4pm. St Mary’s Church and Kitson Hall, Barnes SW13 9HL www.stmarybarnes.org
St Margaret’s Christmas Fair
Supporting Wandsworth Welcare and St Margaret’s Church Centenary Appeal. Selling contemporary jewellery and crafts, cakes, refreshments, Christmas decorations, cards, pottery, prints and books, and featuring a silent auction of talents and treats. With wheelchair access and free parking.
SATURDAY 19 NOVEMBER 1.30-4pm; 50p, children free. St Margaret’s Church, Putney Park Lane SW15 5HU
Molesey Art Society Christmas Exhibition
An exciting collection of paintings, sculpture and pottery, at Molesey Art Society’s Christmas exhibition. View and buy current work by talented members of this vibrant local art society.
SATURDAY 19 NOVEMBER Till Sun 20 Nov; 10am-5pm. St Alban’s School, Beauchamp Road, East Molesey KT8 2PG 01372 462978
14 Aladdin Panto
Travel to a far away land with Aladdin at the Lyric as East meets West (London) this Christmas. The Genie has granted three wishes to bring you a show full of fun, laughter and lots of surprises.
SATURDAY 19 NOVEMBER Till Sat 31 Dec. Family tickets strictly limited per show. Lyric Hammersmith, Lyric Square, King Street W6 0QL 0871 22 117 29 www.lyric.co.uk
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Christmas Craft Fair
A great opportunity to buy gifts early for Christmas, with stalls, tombolas, hampers, raffle, refreshments and games for children.
SATURDAY 19 NOVEMBER 11am-3pm; free. Glyn School, The Kingsway, Ewell Village KT17 1NB email@example.com
Tolworth Girls’ School Christmas Food & Gift Market
Over 40 stalls selling everything for Christmas. Decorations, wreaths, stocking filllers, eco and beauty products, cakes, jewellery, calendars, scarves, unusual gift ideas, children’s activities, tombola, refreshments and raffle.
SUNDAY 20 NOVEMBER 12 noon-4pm. Tolworth Girls’ School, Fullers Way, Surbiton KT6 7LQ
Panto Alice in
Banstead Operatic Society present Alice in Wonderland - the classic for adults and children as part of their panto season.
WEDNESDAY 23 NOVEMBER Till Sat 26 Nov; 7.30pm, Sat mat 2.30pm; tickets £10-£20. Banstead Community Hall, Park Road SM7 3AJ 01737 352134 www.banaos.org.uk
Eden Crafts Sutton Christmas Fair
This year’s fair has a Victorian theme and will have various attractions and entertainment throughout the three weeks. There will be a wide range of gift ideas for the festive season on offer.
THURSDAY 24 NOVEMBER Till Fri 23 Dec. Sutton Town Centre, Town Square, Sutton SM1 1EA www.edencrafts.co.uk
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