Cheltenham Christmas Market

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Cheltenham Christmas Market will run from 24th of November until the 17th of December, taking up the whole of the promenade. Enjoy over 40 stalls selling everything from handmade gifts to food and drink. Make sure you grab a glass of mulled wine and a mince pie as you walk underneath the sparkling Christmas lights.

Opening Times
24th Nov- 17th Dec
Open daily from 10am to 8pm

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Bath Christmas Market

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The Bath Christmas Market runs from the 24th of November to the 11th of December, with an impressive 170 traditional stalls. Over 87% of stallholders are also local businesses around Bath, so buy Christmas gifts safe in the knowledge that you are supporting the local community with your purchases. Santa will be in his Grotto, lights will be twinkling and the aroma of mulled wine and freshly baked mince pies will be sure to get you into the Christmas spirit!

Opening times:
24 Nov – 11 Dec
Monday to Wednesday – 10am to 7pm
Thursday, Friday and Saturday – 10am to 8:30pm
Sunday – 10am to 6pm

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Ramsden Christmas Market

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The Cotswold village of Ramsden holds its annual christmas market on Saturday 3rd of December. This sleepy, family orientated village comes to life as Christmas lights guide your way through 50 stalls of hand crafted, local produce and gifts.

Opening Times:
Saturday, December 3, 2016
1:00pm 4:00pm

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Stratford upon Avon

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Shakespeare’s birthplace, Stratford Upon Avon, is pretty well known for it’s Christmas light display which went live on the 24th of November this festive season. Experience Christmas at the family homes associated with Shakespeare including a free light show at Shakespeare’s birthplace! Enjoy town centre Christmas Markets every Thursday and Sunday from the 24th November 2016.

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Christmas in Chipping Norton

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Take part in Chipping Norton’s annual Christmas tree festival between 1-4 December this year! Businesses, Charities and Schools can buy a little Christmas tree and decorate it it as they see fit to be put on display for the duration of the festival. On Friday the 2nd of December Chipping Norton’s spectacular Christmas celebration will take place in the streets between 4pm and 9pm. Walk among the stalls and art exhibitions or get your photo taken in the giant snowglobe!

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