A still of Samantha Barks as EMily Barstow

Samantha Barks returns to UK cinemas from the 8th of December in The Christmas Candle. As the daughter of the local shop keeper, her character Emily Barstow is an activist for change in the village of Gladbury, and like Reverend Richmond is also skeptical of the Christmas Candle tradition.

Also a link for all us UK fans and barkateers/sprouts to get tickets for the UK previews of rhis film. previews start 8th december 2013. Film officially released 13TH December 2013