Christmas celebrations have begun at Heart of the Country shopping village in Swinfen, Lichfield.
Today marked the launch of their first ever Christmas Tree festival.
All the shops and restaurants have come together to decorate their own unique christmas tree.
There is also a new Christmas Barn full of decorations and gifts for shoppers to indulge in.
There are many upcoming events at the venue to celebrate Christmas festivities, including the Village Christmas Market which commences on the 24th of November.
During the Christmas Market there will be festive stalls where you can browse wares from local artisans.
Businesses, such as Rosie’s Hounds at Heart Grooming Salon, will also be offering exclusive discounts during the market.
The event, which runs over two days, involves fun for all the family with activities for the children, such as face painting and elves giving out Christmas goodies.
Or head to The Lichfield Tea Company for a hot drink and cake to keep warm.
On Sunday 25th November, there will be a visit from ‘Nicely Matured Folk’ who will be playing Christmas Folk Music.
Find out more about their upcoming events online at https://heartofthecountryltd.co.uk/