FOR most, a handful of baubles and a dash of tinsel is enough to get into festive mood.

But for these Dorset and Hampshire residents, enough is never enough.

Lights twinkle on their rooftops, trees and bushes while bright Christmas motifs emblazon the sides of their home.

These pictures were taken roughly 20 years ago and show a herculean effort from many to spread festive cheer with their Christmas lights.