Thursday, 28 November 2013

ABD is proud to support and be a lead sponsor for Devizes Christmas Festival and Lantern Parade 2013.

This exciting event takes place on Friday 29 November 2013. The Lantern Parade will start in St John’s Street at 6.00pm.  There will be Christmas markets, Entertainment, Santa’s Grotto, the Lantern Parade, Christmas Light Switch on, Fireworks and MORE! For more information go to


ABD Partner Andrew Douglas gave an interview to Fantasy Radio Saturday morning presenters Ian Wilson and Lesley Scholes on Saturday 23 November 2013 about the Devizes Christmas Festival and Lantern Parade. 

Fantasy Radio 97fm broadcasts from studios in The Corn Exchange which is based in the Devizes market place and originally started in 1995.  This informative radio station plays great music “throughout the decades” and has links with local artists, and businesses. As well as chat shows, interviews, news and music, regular updates and information are provided about what’s going on in and around Devizes.

From left to right; Fantasy Radio presenters Ian Wilson and Lesley Scholes with ABD partner Andrew Douglas.
Christmas Light “Switch On” is happening very soon

Come and join ABD for mince pies and mulled wine!
ABD is taking part in the Christmas Light Switch On and Christmas Festival outside the following offices...

29 November 2013 from 4.30pm
38 Market Place

Thousands of people turn out to this exciting festive event which takes place mainly in the High Street. There will be lots of Christmas Stalls, Community Fair in the Neeld Hall, local food products, Father Christmas and MORE! 
For more information about this event please go to
6 December 2013 from 5.30pm
Stafford House
57 High Street
Royal Wootton Bassett

This fantastic festival was formally known as The Dickensian Evening because people used to dress up! There will be lots going on - a hog roast, brass band and Christmas Carols. Felicity Montagu who is the radio presenter in Doc Martin and who played Perpetua in Bridget Jones Diary will open this event at 6pm. 

For more information please go to

ABD supports  and celebrates the great “Christmas  light switch on” by sponsoring the main Christmas tree in 4 towns!

Look for our banners around the main Christmas Trees in Chippenham, Devizes, Royal Wootton Bassett and Marlborough!