Celebrate the count down to Christmas by watching the Christmas lights get switched on at the towns of Medway.

There was also some well known faces and characters as well as live entertainment for all the family to enjoy.

Rochester

Saturday 17 November 2018 in Rochester High Street

There was entertainment to enjoy from 3pm with stars from Chatham's panto, Dick Whittington and his Cat.

The lights were switched on at around 5pm.

Strood

Thursday 22 November 2018 in Strood High Street

There was entertainment to enjoy from 3.45pm with guest appearances from Raymond Briggs' Snowman and Snow Dog.

The lights were switched on around 5pm.

Gillingham

Friday 23 November 2018 in Gillingham High Street

There was entertainment to enjoy from 3.45pm with guest appearances from PJ Masks' Catboy.

The lights were switched on around 5pm.

Chatham

Saturday 24 November 2018 in Chatham High Street

There was entertainment on offer throughout the afternoon with stars from Chatham's panto, Dick Whittington and his Cat.

The lights were switched on around 5pm.

Rainham

Friday 30 November 2018 in Rainham High Street

There was entertainment to enjoy from 3.45pm with guest appearances from Chase from Paw Patrol.

The lights were switched on from 5pm.

Girl at Christmas light switch on