Images from across the county of our fantastic season light displays
Communities across the region are gearing up for the some Yuletide fun with some fantastic Christmas lights displays, lantern parades, procession and carol singing. There are more switch-ons to come so watch this space!
Hundreds of people gathered around the trees in the village centre for the switch on. Picture by Duncan Elson
Bamburgh Castle is a rather impressive backdrop for any display of lights! Picture by Paul Larkin.
Great pic by Andrew Mounsey of the traffic trails in Warkworth with the Christmas Lights on the trees.
North Sunderland Parish Council stepped in with a generous donation to boost the Seahouses display. Picture by Jane Coltman
Thanks to Steve Miller for this fab pic of Spark! leading the Alnwick Garden Lantern Parade into the town centre.
Lost Voice Guy and Father Christmas were on stage to join in the switch-on in front of the crowds at Manor Walks. Picture from Cramlington Town Council
An impressive picture by Alan Hughes of the lights wrapped around the pillars at Berwick Town Hall.
Hundreds of people processed down Queen Street in a fantastic parade. Picture by Jane Coltman
After a disappointing first Christmas Tree in front of the clock tower the town pulled together to ensure that a suitably impressive looking tree is now the highlight of the display. Picture by Jane Coltman
Millie's big moment! Millie Snaith had the honour of switching on the display this year at a ceremony in the Market Place. Picture by Jane Coltman