CHRISTMAS festival celebrations in Pleasley on Friday will open with a concert by the Pleasley Welfare Band on Friday.
The band will stage centre stage at St Michael’s Church, Church Lane for the start of the Christmas tree festival at 7.30pm.
The church will then be open from 11am-4.30pm from Saturday until Tuesday, followed by the closing of the concert at 7.30pm.
Entry is free with a collection being taken.
l For more information ring Mansfield 810732.