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Patrons at the Department of Community Development’s first official Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Memorial Square in Charlestown on December 02, 2015

Christmas Season 2015 officially commences on Nevis

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (December 04, 2015) The Christmas tree Lighting Ceremony was held in Charlestown on December 02, 2015, under the patronage of Stephen Hanley. He turned on the switch to the Christmas tree at the Memorial Square, to herald in the start of the festive season on Nevis.

The event which is the largest of the 26 tree lighting ceremony to be held throughout the island this year, was organised by the Community Development Department in the Ministry of Social Development on Nevis.

According to the Department, Hanley was this year’s honouree based on his sterling contributions to the community, in particular his efforts through the Nevis Cadets Corps and a teacher.

Coordinator of the Youth Development Zahnella Claxton who presented his profile at the ceremony said Hanley continues to significantly impact the community on all levels.

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