Who can you spot watching the light being switched on in these pictures which go back to the late 90s?
Who can you spot watching the light being switched on in these pictures which go back to the late 90s?

Are you a face in the crowd at these Doncaster Christmas lights switch-on events down the years?

Christmas is going to be a bit different this year but that doesn’t mean we can’t get into the festive spirit and look back at past light switch on events.

By Lucy Ball
Monday, 7th December 2020, 9:55 am

While there may not be a town full of eager faces ready to do the countdown to switch Doncaster’s lights on as the country is still in lockdown.

So to cheer you all up we have dug out some pictures from our archive going all the way back to 1999 – whose faces can you spot in these pictures showcasing light switch ons from the late 90s and early 00s?

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