IT’S time to dust off the Christmas lights, assemble the nativity scene and join in the community spirit by decorating your home or business for the Liverpool Plains Shire Council Christmas Lights Competition.
This year’s categories are:
* Best Tree
* Best Santa
* Best Lights Display
* Best All Rounder
* Best Street/Village
* Best Shop Front
* Encouragement Award
Council mayor Ian Lobsey said the council was a major sponsor, with some support from the Chamber of Commerce.
“Council is also seeking sponsorship from businesses who would like to be part of the festive celebrations and to support this community initiative,” he said.
Entries will close on Friday, December 7, and entry forms are at the Quirindi shire office, Werris Creek library, Willow Tree Visitor Information Centre and from the council’s website.
Judging will take place the week beginning Monday, December 10, and the announcement of winners will be made the week before Christmas.
Winners will receive “Shop Local” vouchers.