With Halloween and Bonfire Night safely behind us it’s time to plan for Christmas and I’ve already got around 25 per cent of my shopping done.
But it just won’t be the same without that big inflatable Santa sitting on top of the town hall. He’s already contributing to Manchester’s plastics recycling targets.
Here’s his replacement, a new Santa of low energy LEDs. He does look suspiciously like Rainbow’s Zippy, but still I can’t wait to see him in all his glory.
Uploaded by mobile phone to Stephen Newton’s Diary of Sorts.