Is Wootton home to Bedford Borough’s biggest Christmas fan?

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Drive through Wootton at this time of year and you’d be forgiven for thinking you’d reached Father Christmas’ grotto in the north pole, as local festive fan Graham Mayles turns his home into a festive light show each year.

He started with just a few lights 15 years ago and it’s grown every year since. He uses the display to help raise money for local good causes and has so far raised thousands of pounds.

The display is full of Christmas cheer and lights up the whole village, with some nice surprises for anyone going along to visit the display and take a look around.

This year he’s raising money to buy a sunken trampoline for St. John’s Special School in Kempston.

If you do go along to see the display on Hall End Road, Wootton, drop some cash into the box at the front and it will all go to a good cause.

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