Ho, ho, ho, Santa Claus is coming!
The Rotary Clubs of Ely are gearing up for their annual street collection in Ely, which, as ever, will be raising much-needed funds for local charities.
This year’s collection times are:
Friday, December 6: Beresford Road starting at St Johns Road end.
Monday, December 9: St Marys Street (part); Cromwell Road; Chief Street; West End (part); Little Lane; Hills Lane; Fieldside; St Ethelwold’s Close; Beald Way; Walsingham Way; St Ovin’s Green; West Fen Road (part); Downham Road (part); Egremont Street
Tuesday, December 10: Downham Road (part); Upherds Lane; West Fen Road (part); Dunstan Street; Priors Court; Kent Close; Benedict Street; St Andrews Way; Merlin Drive; Herons Close; Wren Close; Falcon Drive; Northwold; Elmfield; Arundel; Fleetwood.
Wednesday, December 11: Lynn Road (part); Buckingham Drive; Lynton Drive; Lynton Close; Kings Avenue (part); Canute Crescent; Bentham Way; Philippa Close; King Edgar Close; Williams Close; Lumley Close; Fitzgerald Close; Morton Close.
Thursday, December 12: The Chase; Yorke Way; Canterbury Avenue; Longfields; St Johns Road (part); Morley Drive; Meadow Way; Briars Pasture; Hereward Street; Debden Green; Hamilton Road; Landsdown Close; West End (part).
Friday, December 13: The Gallery; Silver Street; Parade Lane; Barton Road; Barton Square; Barton Mews; Back Hill; Dovehouse Close; Potters Lane; Station Road; Castlehythe; Annesdale; Victoria Street; Broad Street; Jubilee Terrace; Cardinals Way; Lisle Lane; Brewery Close; Willow Walk; Willow Close; Waterside; Fore Hill.
Monday, December 16: New Barns Road (part); New Barns Avenue; Lansdowne Road; Ramsey Road; Clayway; Deacons Lane; Lynn Road (part); The Paddock; Appleby Park; John Amner Close; St Audreys Way.
Tuesday, December 17: New Barns Road (part); Bohemond Street; Crauden Gardens; Beech Lane; Prickwillow Road; Mulberry Way; Birch Close; Aspen Close; Juniper Drive; Sycamore Lane; Henley Way; Summer Hayes; Springhead Lane; St Martin’s Walk; Newnham Street; Nutholt Lane.
Wednesday, December 18: Kings Avenue (part); Goodwin Grove; Longchamp Drive; Allen Road; Turner Drive; Merivale Way; Wilford Drive; Felton Way; Langham Way; Compton Fields; Bishop Laney Drive.
Thursday, December 19: St Mary’s Street (part); Cambridge Road; Marriott Drive, Houghton Gardens; The Turnpike; Gateway Gardens; Witchford Road; Pilgrims Way; Norfolk Road; Bedford Close; Suffolk Close; Warwick Drive; Northampton Close; Leicester Close; Hertford Close; Tower Road; Elysian Close.
Friday, December 20: Columbine Road; Teasel Drive; Mallow Close; Cam Drive; Stour Green; Wensum Way; Chelmer Way; The Medway; Welland Place; Nene Road; Wissey Road.
The sleigh will start its journey at 6pm each night. The routes can also be seen by visiting www.elyrotary.co.uk.