Christmas lights will be switched on throughout Cavan and Monaghan this evening

Christmas lights will be switched on throughout Cavan and Monaghan this evening.

In Clones things will be getting underway from 6.30p.m with Christmas Carols by Different Keys Choir, followed by the switch on at 7pm, as well as a visit from Santa.

Ballybay lights will also be switched on this evening from 7pm, and Santa will also be there with presents for the children.

Finally in Cavan, the Kingscourt Christmas lights event will kick off at 6.30pm and the celebrations will continue until approximately 9.30pm.

All are invited to attend their local lights event, with more scheduled to take place over the next two weekends.