Jack Walton’s X-Factor will light up the Ridings for Christmas

Jack Walton performing at Castleford Academy
Jack Walton performing at Castleford Academy

X Factor singer Jack Walton – who left the show last Saturday – will be turning on The Ridings shopping centre Christmas lights .

To help shoppers get into the festive spirit, Jack will also be taking to the stage to perform, as well as sign autographs for fans.

Also joining in the fun will be father-and-son act, Stavros Flatley who rose to fame on Britain’s Got Talent.

The dancing duo will be putting on a special routine for shoppers from 1.10pm.

Santa Claus, acrobatic elves andt wo players from Wakefield Wildcats will also be at the event.

Barbara Winston, centre manager, said: “We hope to kick start the festive celebrations by hosting a fantastic and memorable Christmas light switch on.”

Jack will light up the centre on Saturday, November 15, at 3.15pm.