In pictures: Moira Christmas lights switch-on

Poetry Competition winner Jane McCarroll (Moira Primary School) pictured with Simon Henry (Church of Ireland Youth Officer) after switching on the Christmas tree lights in Moira on Wednesday 30th November.  (Photo by Joy Wells).
Poetry Competition winner Jane McCarroll (Moira Primary School) pictured with Simon Henry (Church of Ireland Youth Officer) after switching on the Christmas tree lights in Moira on Wednesday 30th November. (Photo by Joy Wells).

The countdown to Christmas is well and truly on in Moira!

There was a big turnout for the village lights switch-on where a certain Mr Claus made an appearance.

Some of the people who attended the switch-on of the Christmas tree lights in Moira.  (Photo by Joy Wells).

Some of the people who attended the switch-on of the Christmas tree lights in Moira. (Photo by Joy Wells).

Rev Joanne Megarrell (Rector of St John's Parish Church, Moira) pictured with Santa after the switch-on of the Christmas tree lights.  (Photo by Joy Wells).

Rev Joanne Megarrell (Rector of St John's Parish Church, Moira) pictured with Santa after the switch-on of the Christmas tree lights. (Photo by Joy Wells).

Moira Primary School Choir pictured at the switch-on of the Christmas tree lights.  (Photo by Joy Wells).

Moira Primary School Choir pictured at the switch-on of the Christmas tree lights. (Photo by Joy Wells).

Simon Henry (Church of Ireland Youth Officer) pictured welcoming Santa.  (Photo by Joy Wells).

Simon Henry (Church of Ireland Youth Officer) pictured welcoming Santa. (Photo by Joy Wells).

Poetry competition winner Jane McCarroll (Moira Primary School) and Simon Henry (Church of Ireland Youth Officer) pictured switching on the Christmas tree lights.  (Photo by Joy Wells).

Poetry competition winner Jane McCarroll (Moira Primary School) and Simon Henry (Church of Ireland Youth Officer) pictured switching on the Christmas tree lights. (Photo by Joy Wells).