A STAR of a popular TV reality show will officially switch on Wrexham’s Christmas lights.

The free event, courtesy of Wrexham Rotary Club, will take place on Thursday, November 14 on Queen’s Square.

Build up to the event will begin at 4pm and will see Love Island star Niall Aslam will switch on the lights at 7.30pm. Heart FM drive time presenters Megan Lyn and Oli Kemp will host the event.

There will be performances from local bands and singers, Coleg Cambria dance group, and more, as well as stalls and fairground rides - with the event literally finishing with a bang with a huge firework finale.

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