Travel in style to see the Big Switch-on in Mansfield

Mansfield's Big Switch-on last year.
Mansfield's Big Switch-on last year.

Chad is offering five lucky readers and their friends and family the chance to travel in style to see Mansfield’s Christmas Lights switch on .

The seasonal spectacular - dubbed the Big Switch-on - takes place on Sunday 17th November, from 2-5pm, in the Market Place.

Thousands of folk are expected to descend on the town centre for a family, fun-packed day - which will feature appearances from children’s TV favourites, Postman Pat® and Jess the Cat.

And you can be there as part of our fantastic giveaway, run by Mansfield taxi firm 6 Five 2s.

We have five taxis of four people to give away - with the prize also including:

l A pick up from home and driven down to the Market Place where you will get to watch the stage show from a special front of stage VIP area.

l A prime spot to watch all-girl choir Cantamus, the Ghost Academy Band and stars from this year’s Mansfield Palace Theatre followed by a stunning fireworks display.

The Big Switch-on marks the start of late-night shopping, with shops open late on Thursdays from 21st November.

To be in with a chance of winning, send your name, address, postcode and contact telephone number on a postcard and send it to Chad Promotions, Unit 2A, Sherwood Oaks Business Park, Southwell Road West, NG18 4TB. Alternatively, send an email to Please put the name of the competition in the subject field. Only one entry per email. Usual rules apply and are available from Promotions, Unit 2A, Southwell Road West, Mansfield, NG18 4TB.