Saturday 19th December - outdoor market stalls in the Market Place, which will be closed to traffic.
Santa’s Grotto will be in the old Spar shop.
Booking is essential - Visit Santa at Bedale Street Market Tickets, Sat 19 Dec 2020 at 10:00 | Eventbrite
Thursday 24th December - Christmas Eve - Santa will come into Bedale
Approximate timings for the route:
Past the church and turn up the Wynd and go to the Firby Road estate, up Grange Road and Pasture Drive approx. 5.30/5.40pm
Bedale Market Place approx 5.45/5.50pm
Sussex Road to Benkhill Drive and down Fitzalan Road approx. 6.00pm
Iddison Drive, Stapleton Close, Peirse Close, Hird Avenue, Parker Drive and back out down Iddison Drive, approx. 6.10pm
Up Javelin Road onto Mosquito Garth turn around then to Brookside Avenue approx. 6.20pm
South End and through the Market Place, Emgate and towards Aiskew, then turn onto Back Lane and Ascough Wynd (as long as we have space to turn at the end) approx. 6.25pm
Newsteads and Meadowfields approx 6.30pm
Sandhill Lane and down Spruce Gill Avenue and turn around approx 6.40pm
Jubilee Road turn at bottom and back out.6.45pm
Sycamore Avenue, Elm Tree Lane, Primrose Way, Bluebell Way and back out to Badger Hill Drive turning round at junction of Otterbeck Way approx 6.50pm
Back to Bedale up Bridge Street onto Sussex Street, Masham Road and turn onto Burrill Road approx 7.00pm
Ash Tree Road, Oak Tree Road and Ash Tree Close then finished in Bedale.
Hopefully Santa will be back to his normal Christmas Eve event in 2021.
Please support your local shops, they need you more than usual this year.
Some are doing hampers or gift deliveries, but do check last ordering dates. There are also small businesses that do not have premises.
Mason’s Gin : We are now offering bespoke Masons hampers which you can create with your choice of Masons goodies.Including our Masons full range of gins, NEW Masons glassware, chopping boards, bar blades and more beautifully made Masons merchandise, these are the perfect personalised gift for Christmas. These are available in our distillery shop - collection only.
W Braithwaite & Sons : Christmas trees, wreathes and much more. 01677 422861 firstname.lastname@example.org
Pinch of This : providing sweet treats in gift tins. DM via facebook @pinchofthisuk
Ben Ellis Pastry Chef & Chocolatier : luxury hand made chocolates. 07904 323009. DM @pastrychefchocolatier
Cockburns Butchers : We are taking orders for our usual Christmas Hampers
2-4 £30, 4-6 - £50, 6-8 - £65, 8-10 £80;
Turkey Breast Joint, Gammon Joint, Pigs in Blankets, Streaky Bacon,
Sausage Meat Stuffing - choose from either cranberry or plain.
Home Made Pork Pie - delivered to you uncooked, comes with cooking instructions.
01677 422126 or www.cockburnsbutchers.co.uk or DM @Cockburns to order.
Nickery Nook : online shop www.nickerynookbedale.co.uk for deliveries via post or for collection.
SEW So Eco : doorstep deliveries locally : A collection of planet friendly, zero waste, natural and beautiful everyday alternatives for you, your loved ones and your home. There is no Planet B. www.sewsoeco.co.uk
07714 405838 or DM @SewSoEco