Every year the Leigh Lights Yuletide Parade continues to grow, attracting over 400 participants including local dance and theatre schools, musicians, street entertainers, charity groups, emergency services and leisure groups raising money for approximately 14 different charities.
This year the parade raised a massive £2,275.06! In addition,
Stibbards and Sons sponsor the parade and award first and second place parade winners with £150 and £100 respectively to their chosen charity.
Southend Scouts & Guide Gangshow won first place, receiving £150 and Princess Gatherings won £100 for Neptune Children’s Ward.