200 children visit Santa’s Elves in Great Yarmouth in two days

Elves at Santa's Post Office in Great Yarmouth market place.

Elves at Santa's Post Office in Great Yarmouth market place. - Credit: City Dressing

Santa's log cabin Post Office in Great Yarmouth's Market Place was definitely the 'place to go' at the weekend.

More than 200 children wrote their Christmas letter to Father Christmas over the two days with 147 families visitingthe post office.

Comments received included:

'Lovely and Kind, the children really enjoyed it.'

'Santa's Post Office is a really good Idea, my daughter loved it.'

'Great fun!'

'Good quality facility for young ones to enjoy. Helpful, friendly Elves.'

Most Read

'I think this is an excellent idea it gives something back to the folk of Great Yarmouth.'

'Excellent to see kid's faces writing their letter to Santa.'

'My son likes writing to Santa and this was a perfect opportunity. Elves were very friendly.'

'Brilliant, made Christmas for my nephew special.'

The Town Centre Partnership opened the Magical Santa's Post Office where elves help children of all ages write their letter to Father Christmas using festive headed paper. The children decorate their letter and post it in Santa's Enchanted Post Box and watch its route to Lapland on a magic map!

The Post Office is open Saturdays 10am-3pm, Sundays 11am-3pm, Wednesdays 4pm-7pm. From Monday, December 19 to Christmas Eve it will be open 10am-3pm.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter