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Norwegian Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony - SMC211

This is a video of The Norwegian Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at St Magnus Cathedral. It is an annual event and takes place in early December.

T he ceremony consists of a carol service and concert and includes contributions from Orkney school children and Norwegian musicians. The ceremony is one of the largest community events in the North of Scotland.

The Christmas Tree is donated by the people of Hordaland and the lights are turned on by an official from Hordaland Council.

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