Online Littlehampton advent calendar launched, with prizes from local businesses

A special advent calendar is coming to Littlehampton.

The first-of-its-kind calendar will open its first door on Tuesday, December 1 on the Littlehampton Town Council Facebook page, giving residents the chance to win prizes donated by local businesses.

From a £20 voucher to enjoy a meal at East Beach Café to a voucher for a haircut and finish at Jones & Co, there are 12 chances for people to win a special prize with the other 12 doors revealing festive family activities, including a baking demonstration from Helen from Free Cakes for Kids.

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Chairman of the Community Resources Committee Billy Blanchard-Cooper said: “The Littlehampton Advent Calendar is a lovely way of showcasing some of the wonderful businesses and organisations we have in the town. It will hopefully bring some festive cheer to people.

An online advent calendar is being launched in Littlehampton

“I would encourage everyone to get into the Christmas spirit and take part – will you be one of our lucky winners?”

You can join in by checking the council’s Facebook page at 10am every day, with 24 hours to enter each competition. Details of all the festive activities can be found at littlehampton-tc.gov.uk/christmas2020.