Christmas 2022 Results
On the 11th December Discover Twickenham also supported the Church Street Christmas Shopping Market and the Ukrainian Christmas Concert.
Both events were a great success despite the very cold and snowy conditions. Church street traders association brought the popular street alive with a variety of stalls and entertainment with the BID adding children’s rides, Punch & Judy and extra market stalls.
The Ukrainian Social Club joined in with the market and sang carols during the day around town, they then had a Ukrainian Christmas Concert in St Mary’s Church in the evening. The concert sold out with over 250 attendees who enjoyed performances by Maryana Bodnar a soloist at the National Operetta of Ukraine, Richmond’s own Cantanti Camerati chamber choir, along with several other Ukrainian performers. One attendee said “Fantastic evening. Feel privileged to have been able to attend”.
All proceeds went to support the ongoing Prosperity campaign for humanitarian aid for Ukraine and Ukrainian refugees in our local community.