Retford: Church to hold Christmas tree festival

St Swithun church, Retford.
St Swithun church, Retford.

More than 60 trees will be on display at a Christmas tree festival at St Swithun’s Church in Retford.

The number of trees has steadily grown over the years and there were 58 on show in 2012.

Businesses, organisations and schools from the Retford area will be decorating the 62 trees on display.

The festival is open on Saturday 30th November, from 10am-8pm; Sunday 1st December, 2pm-6pm; Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd December, 10am-3pm and Wednesday 4th to Saturday 7th November, from 10am-6pm.

The Christmas draw will take place Saturday 7th December at 3pm.

Refreshments including hot drinks, homemade cakes and mince pies will be available.

Admission is £2, children accompanied by an adult are free.