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Father Christmas arrived in Wrexham town centre today, as Wrexmasfest took place on Queens Square as part of ‘Small Business Saturday’.

We popped down to take a look, and took the following pictures and video – which we are trialing as animated gif files for todays report!

Crowds were lining Lampit Street, through to Queens Square.
people waiting Father Christmas Comes To Wrexham (Pictures)

The procession made its way through Queens Square into the town centre.
queens square Father Christmas Comes To Wrexham (Pictures)

Crowds viewed on Hope Street and High Street.
regent street Father Christmas Comes To Wrexham (Pictures)

The reindeers appeared popular, and took a break outside the Peoples Market.
the reindeer Father Christmas Comes To Wrexham (Pictures)

Inside there were queues to visit Father Christmas.
queues for grotto Father Christmas Comes To Wrexham (Pictures)

The Grotto itself looked quite festive!
the grotto Father Christmas Comes To Wrexham (Pictures)

On Queens Square, local MP Ian Lucas meets organiser of WrexMasFest Beth Bennett:
lucas beth Father Christmas Comes To Wrexham (Pictures)

Did you go? What did you think of the events held today – visit our Wrexham.com Forums to have a discussion…