Christmas was celebrated at the HASWA centre on the 12 December. The celebrations started at 11:30 and everybody joined in singing Christmas Carol with Councillor Stephanie Nunn and the HASWA Drama group. Antakshari (an Indian singing game) was played and jokes told and everybody enjoyed a traditional Christmas lunch and a vegetarian roast dinner. HASWA secretary Sansar Singh Narwal wished everybody a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year and to respect and enjoy each other’s faiths and cultures. He said events like these bring people together and improves social isolation in the wider community.