Shoppers to join in with St George's celebrations

A SHOPPING centre will celebrate St George's Day with live entertainment.

Wednesday, 6th April 2016, 6:00 am

Locks Heath Shopping Village will mark the day in style with a host of family-friendly events on Saturday, April 23.

From 11am until 4pm, two classic Morgan cars featuring St George’s flags, will be stationed at the centre for visitors to enjoy while a face painter will be on hand to create flag designs on the faces of shoppers.

Throughout the day, Alexander Hadleigh Wine Merchants and Strawberry Field Tavern will treat shoppers to free samples.

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And between 11.30am and 12.30pm, shoppers will be entertained by the King John’s Morris Men of Southampton who will be performing traditional dancing.

Ian Goodridge is the centre manager of Locks Heath Shopping Village.

He, said: ‘It’s great to be able to celebrate St George’s Day with lots of fun entertainment.

‘We look forward to welcoming as many people as possible as it’s set to be a brilliant day.’