WHITCHURCH Rotary Club is gearing up for a busy Christmas by announcing which streets will be getting a visit from the Big Man next month.

Routes for the Rotary Club’s Santa Sleigh for Whitchurch and Malpas in December have now been released.

It wills ee Father Christmas making trips to visit believers, young and old, to help raise money for the club's charity work.

A spokesman for the club said: “Santa is back on tour in Whitchurch and surrounding villages next month.


“Transport is provided by the town’s Rotary club and children, as well as parents, are invited to step out and meet him between 5pm and 9pm on the evenings set out below.

“We hope you all come and give him a big wave as he passes your area.”

Friday, December 1 – Whitchurch: Dodington, Earl Edwin Mews, Mill Street, Park Avenue, Darwin Court, The Wharfage, Scotland Street, Highgate, Liverpool Road, Hillewood Avenue, Highgate, Alkington Road (to the Old Stores), Alkington Gardens, Kingsway, Rosemary Lane.

Monday, December 4 – Malpas: Springfield Road, Springfield Avenue, Old Hall Street, Well Street, Leach Road, Mercer Close, St Oswald’s Close, Church Street, Battarbee Bank, Berwyn View, Dimelow Court, Wrexham Road, Sunnyside.

Tuesday, December 5: Mill Park, Ash, Ightfield, Calverhall.

Wednesday, December 6 – Whitchurch: Queen Street, Salisbury Road, Talbot Street, Talbot Crescent, Castillion Drive, Yockin’s Gate, Egerton Road, Gambrill Way, George Street, Prince William Close, Elizabeth Street, Blakemere Close, Osmere Close, Worthington Street, Bath Street.

Thursday, December 7 – Whitchurch: Waterfront View, Chemistry, Bathfields Crescent, Heronbrook, Meadowcroft, Plovers Rise, Greenfields Way, Greenfields Rise, Stags Leap, Barnfield Close, Smallbrook Road, Brookfield, Westbrook Avenue, Waterside Close, Sherrymill Hill, Yardington, Roman Way, Bargates, St. Alkmunds Meadow, Tarporley Road, (to Haroldgate), Wellfield Way, The Squirrels, Badger Crescent.

Friday, December 8 – Whitchurch: Wrexham Road, Joyce Way, Park Road, Wrexham Belton Road, Manor Close, The Croft, Waterfront View (to Chemistry then to bottom of Thompson Drive), Thompson Drive, Caldecott Crescent, Sharps Drive, Linden Avenue, Meadow View Road.

Monday, December 11 – Whitchurch: Wayland Close, Wayland Road, Station Road, Bridgewater Street, Brook Road, Anchor Close, Newport Road, Edward German Drive, Neufchatel Close, Churton Drive, Newport Road, Edgeley Road, Rydal Avenue, Edgeley Gardens.

Tuesday, December 12 - No-Mans-Heath: Forts of India, Witney Lane, Ashford Close, Back Lane, Cholmondley Rise, Cross o’ th’ Hill Road, Hampton Crescent, Dean Park, Meadow Court, Chester Road to the Hamptons, Tushingham, Grindley Brook, Horse & Jockey.

Wednesday, December 13 – Whitchurch: Fraser Court, Queensway (to the junction with Kingsway), Beech Avenue, Wheatsheaf Drive, Oatfield Close, Walnut Drive, Elm Close, Oak Drive, Saddlers Walk, Highfields Avenue, Westune, Highfields Avenue, Alkington Road.

Thursday, December 14 – Malpas: Oathills, Hollowood Road, Chester Road, Sandstone Gate, Lychet Road, Barn Croft, Deline Crescent, Greenfields Lane, Hughes Lane, Oak Tree Rise, Tilston Road to St Joseph’s Court.

Friday, December 15 – Prees Heath: Manor House Lane, Manor Place, (via Mill Lane), Heathwood Road, Towers Drive, Gorse Meadow, Woodlands Grove, Twemlows Avenue, Birchwood Grove, Twemlows Avenue, Sylvan Close. Longwood Park.

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Monday, December 18 – Tilstock and Prees: Tilstock Village, Tilstock Lane, Horseshoes Pub, Church Close, Crab Mill Close, The Pastures, Prees Heath, Mill Street, Brades Rd, Havern Gardens, Cricket Meadow, Lighteach Road, White Brook Meadow, Fairhaven Close, Prees Meadows, Station Road, Church Street, The Pinfold, Moreton Street.

Tuesday, December 19 – Whitchurch: Fairways Drive, Terrick Road, Alport Road, Clayton Drive, Talbot Manor, Church Meadows, Blackmore Grove, Claypit Street, The Mount, Tarporley Road, (from Haroldgate), The Grove, Chester Road, The Firs, Bryn Estyn Ave, The Beeches, Chester Avenue, The Orchards, Oak Tree Way, Croft Gardens.

Wednesday, December 20 – Bettisfield and Bronnington: Cadney Lane, Bronington, Maesllwyn Close, Bronnington, School Lane, Oakfield Close, Bronington Park, New Hall Lane, Tallarn Green.