The Festivities started this week with Saffron Walden Town Council’s Christmas Light Switch On and Lantern Parade which took place on Friday 19 November and the Light Switch on was at 6pm in The Market Square.  Dates for Christmas in Saffron Walden are as follows:-

27 November usual SWTC market

28 November – family event/entertainment

3 and 4 December all day Markets, Emporium gift and craft fair at the Town Hall

3 December Late night shopping organised by Saffron Walden Initiative

4 December usual SWTC market

5 December Emporium gift and craft fair all day at the Town Hall

21 December usual SWTC market

24 December usual SWTC market in lieu of usual Saturday market)

28 December (Tues) no market as Bank Holiday

31 December usual market in lieu of 28 December and 1 January 2022

1 January – no market

4 January usual schedule of SWTC market resumes