Former Eastenders star to light up Brightlingsea

Gazette: Celebrity Dean Gaffney Celebrity Dean Gaffney

AN EX-EASTENDERS star will switch on Christmas tree lights at a late night shopping event.

Dean Gaffney will do the countdown and light up the tree during the annual St Helena Hospice Light up a Life service at St James’ Church, Brightlingsea.

The service takes place between 7pm and 7.30pm during the wider festive event on December 7.

Mr Gaffney is playing Buttons in the Clacton Princes Theatre panto this year and will join Father Christmas on sleigh ride journey from Hurst Green to his grotto in Marshes Yard.

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6:19pm Wed 21 Nov 12

peanuts68 says...

so what a star we don't see on TV no more turns on a few lights , big deal tell us some thing we really want to know about ,cos this is not urgent news or important news
so what a star we don't see on TV no more turns on a few lights , big deal tell us some thing we really want to know about ,cos this is not urgent news or important news peanuts68

6:19pm Wed 21 Nov 12

peanuts68 says...

so what a star we don't see on TV no more turns on a few lights , big deal tell us some thing we really want to know about ,cos this is not urgent news or important news
so what a star we don't see on TV no more turns on a few lights , big deal tell us some thing we really want to know about ,cos this is not urgent news or important news peanuts68

6:50pm Wed 21 Nov 12

SOMETHING2SAY says...

should be " NUTS"68 !
should be " NUTS"68 ! SOMETHING2SAY

11:14pm Wed 21 Nov 12

22EssexMale says...

peanuts68 wrote:
so what a star we don't see on TV no more turns on a few lights , big deal tell us some thing we really want to know about ,cos this is not urgent news or important news
Always someone moaning. Be greatful he is turning up to turn on some lights, he is a well known guy in his own rights. Clacton might not even get xmas lights, your getting lights AND a celeb appearence, whether you like him or not, he was on tele for years and is a worthy guy to turn them on.
[quote][p][bold]peanuts68[/bold] wrote: so what a star we don't see on TV no more turns on a few lights , big deal tell us some thing we really want to know about ,cos this is not urgent news or important news[/p][/quote]Always someone moaning. Be greatful he is turning up to turn on some lights, he is a well known guy in his own rights. Clacton might not even get xmas lights, your getting lights AND a celeb appearence, whether you like him or not, he was on tele for years and is a worthy guy to turn them on. 22EssexMale

11:48am Thu 22 Nov 12

Cleggeron says...

Hope he's found Wellard by now....
Hope he's found Wellard by now.... Cleggeron

9:26am Fri 23 Nov 12

wellnow says...

give him a break just because he is not on tv dosen't mean he's not working.i bet he's better known than brightlingsea.
give him a break just because he is not on tv dosen't mean he's not working.i bet he's better known than brightlingsea. wellnow

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