All Press Releases for November 22, 2012

Father Christmas and His Husky-Drawn Sleigh Come to London Wetland Centre

Children can meet the man in red and his trusty dogs for one Winter Wonderland Weekend, reports

    LONDON, ENGLAND, November 22, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Father Christmas is calling into London before he gets too busy this festive season. Over the weekend of 8 and 9 December, Father Christmas along with his huskies will come to London Wetland Centre with a sleigh full of goodies for children under eight.

As part of Winter Wonderland Weekend there will be free husky sleigh rides and photo opportunities with the cuddly, furry friends. A Santa's Grotto set amidst Christmassy fir and pine trees will host Father Christmas and Merlin the Magician who together will hand out presents and plenty of Christmas cheer. Don't forget the arts and crafts session that will be on offer throughout the weekend. Old-fashioned chocolate and sweet tastings should help keep children of all ages amused.

Grown ups won't feel left out either. Wine tasting sessions will be available throughout the course of this two-day event and mulled wine and other Christmas treats such as mince pies and Christmas cake will be available at the Water's Edge Cafe.

The 105-acre Wetland Centre will be the perfect setting. Scenic walkways, lakes, meadows, ponds and forests make up this stunning wildlife haven in Barnes.

Whatever people are into this Christmas, can help connect people with their festive interests. It has put together a Christmas in London page on its website to showcase Christmas cheer, festivities and celebrations. For example, site users can find out where the best Christmas markets are located, what time Somerset House Ice Rink opens and where's best to sing-a-long with a Christmas carol or two.

Additionally, has the low-down on where to stay when in town. It's bringing plenty of Christmas cheer too, with discounted hotel rates at properties across the capital. Two great-value offers include 50% off at the W14 Hotel London bringing room rates to GBP63 per night and a huge 81% off at Kensington West Hotel London so per night prices now start at a mere GBP33 per room.

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