WOMBWELL's Christmas lights are to be switched on at the Christmas gala on Saturday!

The event is organised by Wombwell's High Street Committee and its members.

Among the attractions this year will be a Punch and Judy show, a fairground and Santa's Grotto.

Entrance into Santa's Grotto is £3 and children will be given a selection box, a colouring book and a flash light.

The event starts at 10am with the big switch-on at 4.30pm, followed by a fireworks display.