Cleveland Mountain Rescue will be helping with the traditional Santa Sleigh Run as it passes through Great Ayton on Saturday, December 23.

Father Christmas will be on the sleigh and will be giving out presents to children as he winds his way through the village. Setting off at 5.30pm, he will be following a strict route, but all timings are approximate:

  • 5.30pm Wheatlands / Roseberry estate / Newton Rd / Guisborough Rd;
  • 6.30pm Langbaurgh / Skottowe / Church Drive;
  • 7pm Linden Ave and Grove estates / Arthur St / Romany Rd;
  • 7.30pm Addistone Rd / Linden Rd / Linden Av / Easby Lane;
  • 8pm Wainstones Estate / Angrove Close / Marwood Drive / Buck Hotel;
  • 8.30pm High Street and High Green and finish.

He will be escorted by members of Cleveland Mountain Rescue Team collecting funds for Santa’s chosen causes.

People can track Santa and make donations via