Black Friday – bargains galore in Longford tomorrow as Santa officially switches on Christmas lights

Alan Walsh

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Black Friday – bargains galore in Longford tomorrow as Santa officially switches on Christmas lights

Councillors Seamus Butler and Gerry Warnock help Santa switch on the Longford Christmas lights in 2015. Photo by Shelley Corcoran

Over one hundred Longford retailers are participating in tomorrow’s ‘Black Friday’ event promoted by the local Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

In addition to the opportunity to avail of wide range of discount concessions and bargains in advance of Christmas rush, there is the added attraction of a Craft, Food & Drink Market on Market Square from 2 to 7pm.

While there is also the excitement of Santa arriving to officially switch on the Longford Christmas Lights at 6.30pm.



Chamber President, Derek Scanlon, encouraged all families to attend this event with Santa coming along as a special guest.

“We would encourage as many families as possible to attend the switching on of the lights event on the Market Square. This is always a special event that is enjoyed by young and old.”

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