Blackheath’s Christmas lights will be switched on at 4.30pm today. Father Nicholas Cranfield of All Saint’s Church, the Mayor of Greenwich Councillor Jim Gillman, and the Deputy Mayor of Lewisham Alan Smith will do the switching on.
The Salvation Army will play live music from 3pm.
There’s also a children’s funfair on the heath near All Saint’s Church all weekend.
Flashing photo above is from 2008’s event!