HomeENTERTAINMENTMUSICX Factor Star Fleur East to Switch On Coventry Christmas Lights November 8, 2016 MUSIC The Arches from Scotland – Fleur performing live with DJ Fresh at the Arches, Glasgow This year’s big star to turn on the Christmas lights in Coventry city centre is 2014’s X Factor runner up, Fleur East. She will be making an exciting return to kick-start the festive season on Wednesday 23rd November. Fleur East, well known for her hit single ‘Sax’ will bring ounces of fun to the annual celebration. She became the X Factor’s first ever contestant to reach the number one spot on the iTunes chart during the 2014 series. She said “I am thrilled to be invited back to Coventry and be helping to switch on the Christmas lights this year.” After entertaining thousands of fans at the Ricoh Arena for MTV Crashes earlier in May this year, Fleur “cannot wait to get on stage, perform and celebrate with everyone who comes along.” The event, sponsored by Coventry City Council and powered by Coventry BID, will build up to the light switch from 5pm, with Fleur turning them on at 7.30pm. Manager of Coventry BID, Trish Willetts who is organising the festive event has advised people to arrive between 5pm and 8pm. Casey Baughan Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.