HUNDREDS of Brits joined Spanish and braved the chill to see San Fulgencio switch on its Christmas displays on Saturday, warmed by a tremendous sense of community spirit.

For the first time ever, the town held an official ceremony with dance troupe, ‘Security Dance’ lighting up the evening with special costumes, fire dancing and drumming.

COMING TOGETHER: San Fulgencio braving the cold to celebrate the start of Cbristmas

Councillor for Fiestas (URB), Samantha Hull, said: “We wanted to do something very different for this year, and we’ve certainly achieved that. I’m already thinking on how we can go one better for 2020!”

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TRADITIONAL BELEN: This year’s nativity scene

Sunday’s unveiling of the traditional Belen (Nativity Scene) was also attended by San Fulgencio mayor, José Sampere Ballester.

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