Spicy theme for festive switch-on

melcjc'Mel C performing at the Leadmill
melcjc'Mel C performing at the Leadmill

SINGER Melanie C will lead the way at the switch-on ceremony for the Christmas illuminations in Sheffield city centre.

The former Spice Girl, nicknamed Sporty Spice and now also pursuing a career as an actress, will perform on the Real Radio stage in Barkers Pool, opposite the City Hall, on Sunday, November 20.

Joining the entertainment will be ex-Neighbours TV star turned singer Sam Clark, Eli Prime, Paul Thomas, Liam Blake, Nem, Jay Mya, dance group Hype, gospel choir Shilohm and pantomime stars and more.

The ceremony starts at 5pm.