Hull's Christmas tree has arrived in the city centre - and it's huge

Council workers are adding trimmings

Queen Victoria Square is having a magical makeover as Christmas comes to Hull today.

The Christmas tree is being put up in Hull city centre just under a week before the city's Christmas lights are switched on. Read more about what to expect here.

Hull City Council workers were seen sprucing up the gigantic tree which has been placed close to the road opposite Princes Quay.

The big switch-on will take place in Queen Victoria...
source: Hull Daily Mail

2019-11-08 16:59
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