Santa’s Float

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

Day Date Route Route
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
Friday 15th Pub Crawl
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
Monday 18 L Leek Wootton
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.

VIEW THE ROUTE

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.

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