Aiming to visit virtually every road in Kenilworth and Leek Wootton
Santa’s sleigh aims to visit virtually every road in Kenilworth and Leek Wootton over a three week period in December. We’re also at the two lighting up ceremonies – in the ‘Old Town’ and in ‘Talisman Square’.
First and foremost, it’s simply a bit of fun and designed to bring some early Christmas cheer. And it’s not only popular with the kids either – there are some rather “big kids” out there who seem to enjoy it just as much!
This year’s schedule
|Thursday||30th||K||Beehive Hill, Clinton Ln, Castle Hill, De Montfort Rd, Priorsfield Rd, Woodcote Ave, Cobbs Road, Grange Ave, Quarry Road, Elizabeth Way,|
|Friday||1st||Old High Street Lights switch on|
|Saturday||2nd||H||Elmdene Road, Ashfield Road, Brook Road, Eden Croft, Sunningdale Ave, Tulip Tree Ave, Birches Ln, Thickthorn Cl, Tintagel grove,Dunvegan Clsoe, Inveraray Close, Casita Grove, Seeking Drive, Newfield Av, Barford Road, Kineton Road, Arbour Close, Windy Arbor(north Thornby to Leyes)|
|Sunday||3rd||Warwick Road Lights Switch on|
|Monday||4th||J||St Nicholas Ave, Roseland Rd, St Johns Rd, Guy Rd, Leycester Rd, Mortimer Rd, Dudley Rd, Beauchamp Rd, Walkers Way,Dryden Close, Moorlands Ave, Latimer Close|
|Tuesday||5th||C||Fishponds Rd, John O’Gaunt Rd, Ceasar Rd, Willoughby Ave, Archer Rd, Lunn Ave, Scott Rd, Oaks Rd, Avon Rd, The Mews, Percy Rd, Rounds Hill, Beechwood Croft|
|Wednesday||6th||E||Villiers Rd, Bodnant Way, Westonbirt, Sturley, Wilson Grove, Chatsworth, Pencraig, Allett Grove, Thurlestane Close, Hidcote Road, Denewood Way, Saville Gr, Trentham Gardens, Chatsworth Grove, Harlech Close, Powis Grove, Ilam Park, Raglan Grove, Kew Close, The Wardens, Tisdale Rise, Rawnsley Dr, Leyes Lane, Jacox Cr, Keeling Rd,Beech Drive, Parkfield Drive, ParkClose, Field Close, Nason Grove|
|Thursday||7th||B||Queens Road, Faircroft, Regency, Queens Close, Barrow Road, Barrowfield Rd, Randall Road, Mercia Av, Greville Road, Forrest Road, Castle Road(to brays), Borrowell Lane, Brookside Ave, Highfield Close, Siddeley Ave, Talisman Close|
|Friday||8th||P||Henry St, Arthur St, School Lane, Spring Lane, Pipers Lane, Cherry Orchard, Whitemoor Rd, Park Hill,Park Road, Ashdene Gdns,Wincott Close, Adcock Drive, Holmewood Court, Webster Ave,Albion street, Hyde Road, Upper Rosemary Hill|
|Saturday||9th||D||Stoneleigh Rd, Finham Rd, Lulworth Park, Whitehead Dr, Mill End, Dalehouse Ln, Garlick Dr, Best Avenue,Broomybank, Watling Road, Redfern Ave, Glendale Ave, Woodmill Meadow, Forge Road, Northvale Close, Winn Close, Butler Road|
|Sunday||10th||F||Cancelled due to bad weather|
|Monday||11th||N||Whateleys Dr, Priory Rd, Station Rd, Bertie Rd, Waverley Rd, Reeve Drive, Offa Drive, Clarendon Rd, Southbank Rd, Harger Court, Drew Cres, Glebe Cres, Cherry Way|
|Tuesday||12th||L||Lower Ladyes Hill, Windmill Close, Alpine Court, Hawkesworth Drive, Tainters Hill, Upper Ladyes Hill, Southfield Drive, Convent Close, Littleton Close, Fennyland Lane, Moss Grove, Coventry Road( up to Common lane)|
|Wednesday||13th||O||Knowle Hill,Frythe Close, Fairway Rise, Common Lane, Highland Road, Inchbrook Road, Woodland Road, Coventry (from Common Lane down Crackley Hill) Laneham Place, Redthorn Grove, Arbourfield, Leagh Close|
|Thursday||14th||A||Fieldgate Ln, Amherst Rd, Hyde Rd, Pears Cl, New Street,Malthouse Ln, Berkeley Rd, High St, Manor Road, Gloster Drive, School Lane, Lawrence Gardens, Elmbank Road, Fernhill Close, Rose Croft|
|Saturday||16th||G||Leamington Rd, Warwixck Road, Rouncil Ln, Sovereign Cl, Towers Cl, Bullimore Gr, Suncliff Drive, Lindsey Cres, Sunshine Close, Newey Dr, Swift Close, Gardener Way|
|Sunday||17th||M||Canterbury close, Edwards Grove, Stansfield Grove,Heyville Croft, Mountbatten Ave, Glasshouse Lane, Mayfield Dr, Dencer Dr, Cashmore Rd, Turton Way, Cornhill Grove, Leyes Lane (part), Tappinger, Arlidge, Courthouse Croft, Asplen Court, Potts Close, Riley Close, Wordsworth Drive, Jackson Grove|
|Tuesday||19th||Farmer Ward Rd, Thonby Ave, Arden Rd, Windy Arbour (south of thornby) Ferndale, Biches Lane, Jordan Close, ThickthornClose, The Gardens, Ebourne close, The Conifers, Lime Grove, Ash Drive, Laburnham Ave, Hermitage Way, Moseley Road,Blackthorn Road|
And what’s more, we are also able to raise money for charity. All of this goes to very worthwhile causes – the main beneficiary being the Senior Citizens’ Party in Kenilworth.
The generosity of Kenilworth people is certainly put to good use – we are always able to entertain a full house for each of the two party nights.
We commence our week day routes at approximately 6.30pm and aim to finish by 8.30pm, weekends we commence at 5.30pm and aim to complete by 8.30pm.
Please bear with us as we can only travel the route in one direction and unlike the real Santa we can’t visit all the roads at the same time 😊.
If we are unable to complete a route by the time we have to finish by we try to cover any missed roads on a final night.