SWINDON Designer Outlet will be stepping back in time for its Christmas lights switch-on.

Shoppers will be a able to enjoy an afternoon of Victorian-themed celebrations in support of Help for Heroes on November 13.

Customers are invited to join carol singers and a male voice choir in a Christmas sing-a-long, with troops from the 4th Battalion Rifles also on hand to enter into the celebrations.

A series of prize draws will take place throughout the day, and there will be a chance to win local world record holder Mike Buss’s Chrysler Jeep.

Nick Williams, marketing manager at Swindon Designer Outlet said: “There’s something for the whole family at our light switch on event, and we’re looking forward to welcoming shoppers keen to join in our range of festive activities and support this worthy cause.”

The Christmas launch commences from noon on November 13 with events taking place throughout the afternoon. The Jeep prize draw will be made at 4pm. Call 01793 507600 or visit Visit www.swindondesigneroutlet.com