Carols around the christmas tree in King’s Lynn

King’s Lynn Minster’s congregation choir sang carols and Christmas favourites around the beautifully

King’s Lynn Minster’s congregation choir sang carols and Christmas favourites around the beautifully decorated, nine-feet-tall, Christmas tree in the Custom House. Picture: Chris Bishop - Credit: Archant

Lynn Minster's congregation choir sang Christmas favourites around the beautifully decorated 9ft Christmas tree beside the staircase in the Custom House.

New exhibition 'Christmas Through the Decades' has opened at The Custom House in King's Lynn. Pictur

New exhibition 'Christmas Through the Decades' has opened at The Custom House in King's Lynn. Pictured is the collections owner Lindsay Able. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

They were joined by around 50 shoppers and members of the public, who filled the tourist information centre next door with festive song.

Afterwards there were mince pies all round. The 17th-century Custom House is also hosting an exhibition of how we celebrated Christmas in years gone by.