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Aldeburgh: Comic Lenny Henry gets town into the Christmas spirit

09:59 26 November 2012

Lenny Henry turns on the Aldeburgh Christmas lights, helped by 7 year old Luke Cameron.

Lenny Henry turns on the Aldeburgh Christmas lights, helped by 7 year old Luke Cameron.

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TV funnyman Lenny Henry helped bring the seasonal spirit to Aldeburgh by switching on the town’s Christmas lights.

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The actor and comedian helped crowds defy the inclement weather by performing the honour as part of a festive celebration in the town.

The switch-on is just one of a host of early Christmas events taking place across the county this weekend.

- See Monday’s East Anglian Daily Times and Ipswich Star for full details and a host of pictures.

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