Five Things You Need To Know As You Wake Up: Festive Christmas lighting drive-thru in Durban

Five Things You Need To Know As You Wake Up: Festive Christmas lighting drive-thru in Durban

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Festive Candy Lane Pavillion
The Pavilion Shopping Centre

Friday morning! Just over three weeks left to the new year. There definitely is a lot going on and we have five of the top stories for you. 


It's gloves off as KwaZulu-Natal gears up to launch a massive vaccination drive over the festive season. KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala said the province would launch the “mother of all vaccination drives” to stem the tide of the fourth wave of COVID-19.

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In the midst of a massive 2020 illegal Christmas party scandal, the British prime minister, Boris Johnson, and his partner announced the birth of a baby girl. The baby is the pair’s second child, following the birth of their son Wilfred last year in April 2020.

Boris Johnson and Carrie Johnson

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On December 6, TikTok released an array of data showing some of the most popular songs, videos, and creators to come from the app in 2021 as part of its end-of-year report. Deadpan advice-giver Khaby Lame has been dubbed the number one breakthrough account on TikTok for 2021. 

The biggest breakthrough star in the US in 2021 is Chef Puff, a cat who, with the help of his owner Lynch Zhang, cooks various meals
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Instagram Screenshot/@khaby00

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Jennifer Aniston has admitted she found the 'Friends' reunion difficult to deal with, calling the experience of revisiting the show with her former castmates ‘jarring’. She has acknowledged that the reunion wasn’t all sunshine and rainbows, with the show triggering some uncomfortable memories for her.

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As part of the Pavilion Shopping Centre’s festive offerings this year, patrons can experience the Christmas lights from the comfort of their cars. The Candy Cane Lane is an immersive drive-thru Christmas lighting experience on the roof parking lot. 

Candy Cane Lane launched on December 8 and will continue until January 2 from 6.30pm until 9pm.

So head to the amazing mall for the festive experience in the comfort of your car. 


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