IN PICTURES: Alnwick Lights Switch-on

Here is a selection of photographs from the switch-on of Alnwick Christmas Lights.

These pictures by our photographer Jane Coltman, will feature in Thursday’s Northumberland Gazette along with a full round-up of the festive event.

Alnwick Chgristmas Lights 2015'Picture by Jane Coltman

Alnwick Chgristmas Lights 2015'Picture by Jane Coltman

Alnwick Chgristmas Lights 2015' Alnwick Playhouse Band'Picture by Jane Coltman

Alnwick Chgristmas Lights 2015' Alnwick Playhouse Band'Picture by Jane Coltman

Alnwick Chgristmas Lights 2015' The NTC came dressed for the occassion'Picture by Jane Coltman

Alnwick Chgristmas Lights 2015' The NTC came dressed for the occassion'Picture by Jane Coltman

Alnwick Chgristmas Lights 2015' Children brought decorations for the tree'Picture by Jane Coltman

Alnwick Chgristmas Lights 2015' Children brought decorations for the tree'Picture by Jane Coltman

Alnwick Chgristmas Lights 2015' Santa and his Elf with some of the children who visited his sleigh'Picture by Jane Coltman

Alnwick Chgristmas Lights 2015' Santa and his Elf with some of the children who visited his sleigh'Picture by Jane Coltman