Trees are the stars of festival

By Jon Moreno

Monday, December 10, 2012


Trees are the stars of festival

Some of the trees at the Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival at St Mary's Church. Picture by Robin Crossley

THIS year’s Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival was as bright and as imaginative as ever with festive firs aplenty on display.

The four-day event, held at five venues in the Brighstone parish, was the 16th, with around 130 splendidly decorated trees, viewed by an estimated 6,000-plus visitors.

Among the many exhibitors from Brighstone were its scouts, brownies, guides, beavers and cubs, the primary school, Christian Aid group, post office, library and WI group.

For full report and pictures, see Friday's County Press.


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