Christmas Santa Routes 2015

Long Eaton Round Table Sleigh Route 2015

Santa Sleigh

Tuesday 8th Briargate/Curzon Street 6pm – 8:30pm
Start corner Briar Gate, Rose Court, Bracken Rd,
Bracken Close, Petersham Rd, Petersgate, Petersgate Close, Bramble Close, Grasmere Rd, Ennerdale, Douglas Rd,
Trowell Grove, Kirkstone Court, Helvellyn Way, Kendal Rd, Crowcroft Way, Rydal Ave, Curzon Strreet

Wednesday 9th Cranfleet Way/Pennyfields/Breaston 6pm – 8.30pm
Start corner Wilsthorpe Rd/Cranfleet Way, Cooke Close, Carter Close, Bushy Close, Cranfleet Way, Brentnall Close, Fulwood Drive, Sandwell Close, Pennyfields Blvd, Ferndale Drive,
Brecknock Drive, Copestake Close, Bronte Close, Shilling Way, Farthing Court, Florin Gardens, Crown Close, Guinea Close,
Sovereign Grove, Wilsthorpe Rd, Derby Rd, Eaton Grange Drive,

Saturday 12th Long Eaton High Street (ex Supedrug) 8am – 4.00pm

Tuesday 15th Sawley 6pm – 8.30pm
Start corner Tamworth Rd/Victoria Street, Wilmot Street, Darley Drive, Rowsley Ave, Baslow Close, Beresford Rd, Peveril Cresent,
Purdy Meadows, Pym Lees, Draycott Rd, Repton Rd, Twyford Rd, Ingleby Rd, Hilton Close, Haddon Way, Repton Rd,
Weston Cresent, Elvaston Drive, Shirley St, Plant Lane,

Wednesday 16th Thoresby Rd/Wyvern Ave 6pm – 8.30pm
Start corner of Wilsthorpe Rd/Thoresby Rd, Hawthorne Ave, Laurel Crescent, Vyse Drive, Booth Close, Sharpe Close, Ellis Close, Hooley Close, Hawthorne Ave, Ash Grove, Myrtle Ave, Tamworth Rd, Wyvern Ave, Lodge Rd, Riber Close, Quarndon Crescent, Glenfield Rd

Thursday 17th Breaston Holly Ave/Wilsthorpe Rd 6pm – 8.30pm
Start bottom of Holly Ave/Longmoor Lane, Thorntree Close, Stevens Lane, Lawrence Ave, Grange Ave, Shirley Cresent, Holmes Rd,
Plackett Close, Burlington Close, Churchill Close, Delamere Close, Earlswood Close, Far Croft, Stevens Lane, Main Street,
Risley Lane, Manor Court, Manor Leigh, Wilsthorpe Rd, Maylands Ave, Belmont Ave

Saturday 19th Long Eaton High Street 8am – 4pm

Tuesday 22nd Derby Rd/Breedon Street 6pm – 8.30pm
Start corner Derby Rd/Breedon Street, Milford Ave, College Street, Welbeck Rd, Bennett Street, Britannia Rd, Granville Ave,
Derby Rd, Russell Street, Shakespeare Street, Wellington Street, Newstead Rd, Bohem Rd, Willoughby Ave, Wellington Street, Dockholm Rd, Spinney Rd

Wednesday 23rd Dales Estate 6pm – 8:30pm

Thursday 24th Long Eaton ASDA early –late

Please note that while we try our best to reach every street on the plan, sometimes circumstances dictate that we are unable to get to them all before it gets too late in the evening for the kids to come and meet Santa and therefore we reserve the right to change or cancel the above planned routes.

Please also note that we are all volunteers and give up our time to bring Christmas to Long Eaton as best we can, with this in mind we are always in need of extra hands this time of year so please get in touch if you want to help us this year!

17 thoughts on “Christmas Santa Routes 2015

    Amie Allsebrook said:
    December 17, 2013 at 3:38 pm

    Hi does santa go around fields farm estate at all ?

      darrenlees responded:
      December 18, 2013 at 2:44 pm

      I’m sorry but we don’t cover Fields Farm. We did use to do that area but there are less of us in the club now and some routes have had to be cut down.
      However you can catch us in the town center or at Asda on Christmas eve.

    annie flowers said:
    November 25, 2014 at 5:29 am

    Have you got the dates for the Christmas route planner this year please

    Sarah said:
    December 7, 2014 at 2:16 pm

    Hi long eaton round table group.

    Will Santa not be doing his rounds on the dovedale estate this year?

    Look forward to hearing from you

      darrenlees responded:
      December 8, 2014 at 8:58 am

      Hi Sarah,
      Unfortunatley we are down to only a handful of volunteers so we have been forced to make to hard decision to cut some of the routes and decide where to visit. We are still out for 5 nights and 2 saturdays as well as xmas eve so hope to see you perhaps in town if you are able to come and find us.

      Merry Christmas
      Long Eaton Round Table

    Hayley said:
    December 7, 2014 at 5:25 pm

    Hi, are you not doing Nottingham road area this year?

      darrenlees responded:
      December 8, 2014 at 9:01 am

      Hi Hayley,

      It’s a real shame that this year we have had to cut back on the number of routes we can do, and unfortuantley that area is one of them. It is with heavy hearts that we make that call but we simply cannot cover what we use to due to the low number of helpers we have this year. We are constantly working to improve this and hope that we can return to these routes another year.
      Hopefully you will be able to come and see us in the town center on the saturdays or at Asda on christmas eve.

      Merry Christmas
      Long Eaton Round Table.

        Hayley said:
        December 8, 2014 at 6:40 pm

        Aww that is a real shame. My 8 year old asked me the other day when you’d be coming round. I remember it from when I was a kid. We’ll have to pop into town when you’re there instead. Thanks.

    Suzanne osborn said:
    December 8, 2014 at 8:02 pm

    Are you coming around dovedale and Ruskin avenue

      darrenlees responded:
      December 10, 2014 at 4:11 pm

      Hi Suzanne,

      Unfortunatley we are down to only a handful of volunteers and we have been forced to make the hard decision to cut some of the routes and Dovedale was one of them.
      We are still out for 5 nights and 2 saturdays as well as xmas eve so hope to see you perhaps in town if you are able to come and find us.

    amy smith said:
    December 9, 2014 at 7:41 pm

    Hi, I know its a busy time if year, just I live on the Dovedale estate and have a 2 year old daughter.. but I see Santa won’t be coming round to the Dovedale estate, was just wondering why. Thanks x

      darrenlees responded:
      December 10, 2014 at 4:13 pm

      Hi Amy,

      Unfortunately we are unable to cover Dovedale estate this year due to a drop in volunteers.
      We are however in Long Eaton town center on saturdays and at Asda on xmas eve so hopefully you can come and see us there.

      Merry Christmas

    Emma said:
    December 10, 2014 at 8:38 pm

    hi it’s a reall shame the sleigh isn’t coming round Dovedale this year we look forward to it every year in fact tonight I thought it was coming round tonight cause I read 2008 sleigh dates whoops ! Our poor girls were ready and waiting and up late 😁 ! I would be more than happy to help out next year to bring the dales back on the map ! I’m sure there are others who would help too 👍emma

      darrenlees responded:
      December 18, 2014 at 8:10 am

      Hi Emma,
      Yes it’s a real shame we have had to cut some routes this year and we are going to ask the community for help next year as otherwise we will end up having to cut all routes as there just wont be enough of us to run the event which is really sad considering how long it has been running.
      Your offer of help will be much appreciated and if its ok i would like to add you to our list of people to contact closer to next Christmas to check availability etc?

    Mrs Guy said:
    December 16, 2014 at 10:40 pm

    Tonight I had two children waiting to see Santa. Unfortunately for some reason you didn’t appear to stick to the route advertised. Needless to say they went to bed upset. Very disappointed as you didn’t make it last year either. Please don’t advertise route plans in the future if you can’t stick to them. I understand you all volunteer etc and applaud the work you do but please don’t mislead us.

      darrenlees responded:
      December 18, 2014 at 8:14 am

      Hi Mrs Guy,
      I’m very sorry that you had two children that were waiting for us however if it was on tuesday i believe we did the route as planned and managed to get around it entirely. Would you be able to let us know what day, time and road you were on so that I can check our routes to see if we have made a mistake somewhere?
      We are also in the town center on saturday so if you are able to come and see us then we would be very happy to have santa see your kids then.
      Again very sorry for the disappointed children.

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