Sunday 1st December at Bearsted Market on the Green the Christmas Tree lights will be switched on to the music of The Kent Police Band. The market will open 10am with extended hours until 4pm when the Christmas Tree lights will illuminated. The Christmas Tree at Egremont Road will also be switched on at this time, once again bringing a festive feel to the whole of Bearsted. If you are intending to visit Market on the Green we would like to remind you that there is no parking available at this event. Please ensure that you do not park outside marked parking bays, in front of residents access kerbs or on The Green itself. If cars are found to be parked illegally they will receive a parking ticket.