A Christmas treat on Church Street: Stokey prepares to party

Dust off your Christmas jumper and prepare for a fun night out on Church Street!

Local businesses are preparing for a festive late-night shopping event on Thursday December 14th and there’ll be mulled wine and fizz aplenty!

The event, which is being coordinated by Andi’s Restaurant and the Local Buyers Club, will feature Hackney Song Works Choir, the chance to hop aboard a fire engine and chat to your local firefighters, a Santa’s grotto, treasure hunt and live music.

"...what can be better than diving into your Christmas shopping at night all helped along with a delicious drink ?”

Andi Oliver, who’s helping to organise the festivities, said: “We love Christmas and this seemed a brilliant opportunity