The Rotary Club Santa Sleigh is a great tradition and very exciting for children, with the Christmas Music, the knock on the door, the flashing float, popping some change in the bucket and a glimpse at the special man himself. This year is no exception and the various Rotrary Clubs of Tameside Christmas Sleigh will be taking to the streets of Tameside from 2nd December to 22nd December. See below for the details of the routes.
The Rotrary Club of Stalybridge & Dukinfield
The Sleigh will start it’s journey at approximately 18.30 and finish at approximately 21.00. For details of the Rotary club see here.
Monday 2nd Dec – Lord St. Fir Tree Dukinfield
Tuesday 3rd Dec – Carrbrook Stalybridge
Wednesday 4th Dec – Poets Corner Dukinfield
Thursday 5th Dec – Est. Off Hudd Rd Stalybridge
Monday 9th Dec - Richmond Park Dukinfield
Tuesday 10th Dec - King St. Dukinfield
Wednesday 11th Dec -The Royals Dukinfield
Friday 13th Dec – Mottram Rise Stalybridge
Tuesday 17th Dec – Mottram Old Rd Lower – Stalybridge
Wednesday 18th Dec – Mottram Old Rd Upper – Stalybridge
Thursday 19th Dec – Mossley
Friday 20th Dec – Ridge Hill Lane, Stalybridge
The Rotary Club of Hyde Christmas Sleigh with Father Christmas on board will be making its annual visits to locations around Hyde from Saturday 7th December until 22nd December. Unless a time is stated below The Sleigh will start it’s journey at approximately 18.30 and finish at 20.30. For more details see here.
Saturday 7th December – Toy Collection Hyde Civic Square 11.00 – 11.30
Monday 9th December – Newton- Ferndale, Links, Queens Hill Drive
Tuesday 10th December –Hyde,- Walker Lane, Grange Road, Mansfield Road, Lumb Road, James Drive Estate, Higher Henry Street
Wednesday 11th December– Godley- High Street, Carlton Road, Sheffield Road, Barmhouse Estate Thursday 12th December – Newton – Talbot Road, Bradley Green Road, Harbour Farm Road, Hickenfield Road, St Mary’s Road
Friday 13th December –Gee Cross – King George Road, Grovenor Road, Foxholes Road, Freshfield Avenue, Fawley Avenue
Monday 16th December – Newton – Talbot Road, Barnfield Road, Hillary Road, Everest Road, Harris Drive, Welsh Road, Danby Road
Tuesday 17th December – Flowery Field – Newton Street, Church Meadow, Christie Estate, Lodge Lane, Stansfield Road, Bennett Street, Old Road
Wednesday 18th December – Gee Cross – King Edward Road, Gloucester Road, Knott Lane, Waverley Road, Sandringham Road, Windsor Road
Thursday 19th December –Hattersley – Hattersley Road East, Camborne Road, Wardle Brook Ave, Hattersley Road West, Field Farm Road
Sunday 22nd December Asda Car Park Hyde 10.00 – 16.00
Rotary Club of Ashton-under-Lyne
The following is a rough guide of the route that Santa will follow and will include adjacent streets. Unless stated otherwise Santa will start his journeys at 18.30 and finish at 21.00. For details of the Rotary club see here.
Monday 9th Dec – Springwood Way, Camberwell and streets off, Downshaw, Beech Mount, Store, Ney and Anglesey.
Tuesday 10th Dec – Old Ball Inn, Broadoak, Timperley, Hartshead, Gambrel, Waterloo, Lyndhurst, Wilshaw, Vacarage and Cranbourne.
Wednesday 11th Dec – Turner Lane / Lordsfield Lordsfield, Cranbourne, Elgin, Oldham, Taunton, Bettermere, Knowle and Taunton.
Thursday 12th Dec – Junction Inn, Mossley Rd, Gorsey Lane, Ashbourne, Hazlehurst, Gorsey, Rose Hill, Mossley Rd, Ladysmith and Old Rd.
Friday 13th Dec – Oddfellows Arms, Kings Rd, Curzon, Whiteacre, Queens, Palace, Leech, Hadfield, Queen’s, King’s, Alderley, Ceder, Board and Hilton.
Tuesday 17th Dec – St. Albans / Lees Rd, Hartshead Estate finishing behind Peggs.
Wednesday 18th Dec – Abacus Nursery, Neal Ave, Beaufort, Derby, Montague, Hutton, Arundel, Darnton, Mellor, Cockbrook and Currier.
Thursday 19th Dec – Weymouth Rd / Kings Rd, Kenworthy, Hampson, St. Christophers, Gorsey, School Ave, Broadoak, Greenwood, Coronation, Smallshaw, Connery, Sheard and Rowley.
Friday 20th Dec – Ladbrook / Smallshaw Carlton, Sycamore, Miller, Henrietta, Elizabeth, Lees, Union, Beauchamp, Canterbury, St. James area, Union and Pot Hill.
Saturdays 7th & 14th Dec Santa will be between Ladysmith Precinct and Arcades
PLEASE NOTE – Santa will try to get to all the streets around these routes but variations can occur with adverse weather and number of Santa’s Helpers – Sleigh visits are subject to weather condition on the day or night.
The Rotary Clubs are always in need of new volunteers, if you think you could spare a couple of hours a week see here.