The spirit of independence is blending with the spirit of Christmas in a special day of shopping in Kings Road in Harrogate next weekend.
This year 20 businesses along Kings Road, including top seafood emporium Ramus, have joined together to create a day of festive fun on Saturday, December 12.
Renowned for their independence and individuality, the Kings Road shops are grouping together to encourage shoppers to make the most of the out of centre location, free parking and, of course, shopping.
Jonathan Batchelor of Ramus Seafoods said: "Kings Road is full of interesting, independent shops, with everything you need for Christmas."
Kings Road will be full of special offers on the day, and customers will be offered mulled wine and mince pies, tastings, competitions, entertainment and music.
Maria DeVaney from French gift boutique Lilou Fleur said: "We’ll be entering into the Christmas spirit with champagne tasting and a charity pianothon on Saturday.
"We’re keen to showcase everything that Kings Road has to offer.”
The shops taking part are: Café Divine, Capello Hair & Beauty, Change Mobility, Joana Bridal Boutique, Kingsgrove Hair & Beauty, La Bella Bottega, Lilou Fleur, Little Breads, Lloyds Pharmacy, Magic Meat, Mandie’s Hair & Beauty, Preloved Boutique, Rafol's Delicatessen, Ramus Seafoods, Regal Florists, Regal Fruiterers, Shine Jewellery, Special Occasions Cakes, Swanky Pants, Wot's Cookin’.