Sawbo Santa Sleigh Ride

Santa Sleigh Ride - Guide to Timings & Locations

Santa Sleigh Ride Information Leaflet

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  • Father Christmas will be setting off from an undisclosed location at 4.20pm and you will spot him first on High Wych Lane (near the Manor of Groves).

  • Turning left on High Wych Road and travelling to Pishiobury Drive via Hand Lane. We should be there around 4.30pm.

  • We will then head off to Redricks Lane and will turn around at the Thames Valley Water depot (4.45pm)  and make our way back towards the town visiting  Burnside, Gilders and Roseacres.  From here we will turn right into West Road heading towards the roundabouts.

  • London Road heading towards Spellbrook – we will travel all the way to St James Way roundabout and do a return journey (5pm) towards the town.

  • Cutforth Road,  Barnard Road, Bullfields, Northfield Road, Lawrence Avenue, Reedings Way, Lawrence Avenue (again!) Riverfield Lane back onto Bullfields towards Station Road.

  • (we will be in this area for around 15 minutes)

  • Knight Street, Fair Green, Fairway, Elmwood, Parkway  (5.15pm – 5.35pm)

  • Vantorts Road heading to East Drive and around East Park.  

  • Brook Road heading towards London Road.  (5.35pm – 5.50pm)

  • Burnside (again!) to include The Crest, Gilders, Hoestock Road.

  • Bell Street to Sheering Mill Lane (Via Fairway 6pm)

  • Sheering Lower Road heading back towards the station.

  • Station Road (from the train station to mini roundabouts) (6.20pm)

  • West Road (6.30pm) out towards Crumps Farm.

Please allow 10 minutes either side of the times above as these are approximate and subject to traffic delays and accessibility – Father Christmas will try his hardest to keep on time and see you all. This is a draft document, the route is final. However, the timings above could change slightly upon review and in collaboration with Hertfordshire Constabulary.












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