Gareth Gates and Sid Sloane help switch on the Altrincham Christmas Lights 2018
Altrincham Christmas lights were switched on a few days ago by, amongst others singer Gareth Gates and ex CBBC’s presenter Sid Sloane. A huge crowd turned out to see the event. Gareth sang 5 songs and was a consummate professional throughout. He appears in this years pantomime, Cinderella at Manchester Opera House. The family pantomime stars Coronation Street’s Connor McIntyre (Pat Phelan) and TV presenter, comedian and actor Les Dennis as the Ugly Sisters, alongside popstar turned theatre star Gareth Gates as Prince Charming. Joining them are CBBC’s Shannon Flynn (Dani’s Castle, Friday Download, Waterloo Road) in the title role, alongside comedian Ben Nickless as Buttons and Soul singer Hayley-Ria Christian as the Fairy Godmother.