For the first time in years Horsham town centre will have a real Christmas tree.
The festive centre point, organised by a member of the Horsham business community, is to be located in the Carfax.
The tree, which will arrive next week, will act as a donation point to raise funds for charity according to Horsham District Council.
A council spokesman said: “We understand that this will raise money for local charities and details about how businesses and the public can contribute to donations will be released.
“Horsham District Council are supporting in a facilitating role.”
More details of the Christmas tree are to follow.