Christmas is a time for many traditions and one of ours, on Christmas Eve, is to hurry around our local shops picking up all the food we’ve ordered, standing in line outside different stores. We are not the only ones. It is as if a madness has descended and we believe that, from the close [...]
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The St Albans Christmas Market is claiming to have the most expensive Santa’s grotto ( in terms of square metres) outside London… Halifax’s price per square metre survey last year put the city in the number 2 spot behind Westminster (£7,586 vs £3,227) and just ahead of Oxford (£2,821). The grotto is in the city’s [...]
It started out as a fun project by Gin Foundry, now it’s THE highlight in our countdown to Christmas. We’re talking about the lip-smacking, thirst-quenching drink-vent calendars: four exquisitely crafted boxes with discerning drinkers in mind.
Interview with ‘Doctor Who’ star Matt Smith: ‘The essence of the show is the same – old alien, hot chick travel through the universe’
Neela Debnath caught up with Matt Smith on the set of ‘Doctor Who’ about the upcoming Christmas special ‘The Snowmen’ and giving advice to his new companion played by Jenna-Louise Coleman.
Parents of young children “concerned” about lack of convenient access points
Fifty per cent of over 55s are not intending on giving big jumpers, socks, gloves or scarfs to their loved ones in 2012, according to the results of a new survey conducted by Censuswide.
Our dogs were sent reindeer antlers in the post this week. As you will see in the picture, Molly (the miniature bull terrier) loves them. She adores to dress up. However, Matilda (the bulldog) doesn’t. She ate hers.
Only one in 10 said the news about the UK coming out of recession made them feel more positive about the UK economy. Two thirds predict it will get worse still in 2013
Christmas has come early!
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