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Charity single on sale

Charity single on sale

Entertainers at a Blackpool hotel and bar have recorded their own version of a charity Christmas single.

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Dogs don Christmas jumpers for festive party

Dogs don Christmas jumpers for festive party

Dogs at a day care centre have gone animal crackers at their own special Christmas party.

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Are you one of the 1,000 people injured by their Christmas tree?

Are you one of the 1,000 people injured by their Christmas tree?

Excitement, stress, tiredness and alcohol can create unexpected hazards in the home at Christmas says the National Health Service.

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When should you put your Christmas tree up

When should you put your Christmas tree up

We’re only three days into December and already our Facebook and Twitter feeds are filling up with pictures of friends’ Christmas trees. (And arguments over whether not it’s too early).

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REVEALED: Your favourite Christmas smells, sounds, sights, and tastes

REVEALED: Your favourite Christmas smells, sounds, sights, and tastes

From the smell of a Christmas tree, the taste of that first bite of turkey, to the strains of a Christmas carol and the sight of snow falling outside, Christmas can be a celebration for the senses.

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Top 10 Christmas Adverts of 2015

Top 10 Christmas Adverts of 2015

We all know that festive season has become a big deal for retailers and the Christmas advert can now make or break a shop’s year. We take a look at our Top 10 favourite ads of 2015.

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VIDEO: John Lewis unveils 2015 Christmas TV advert

VIDEO: John Lewis unveils 2015 Christmas TV advert

John Lewis has released its anticipated Christmas TV advert.

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Star Wars and Thunderbirds set to top Christmas present lists

Star Wars and Thunderbirds set to top Christmas present lists

Star Wars and Thunderbirds are set to be the must-have toys for Christmas this year, according to industry experts.

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Christmas shortage warning as Lego struggles to cope with demand

Christmas shortage warning as Lego struggles to cope with demand

Children hoping for Lego toys this Christmas could be left disappointed after the company admitted it may be unable to fulfil orders in the run-up to the festive season.

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I’m betting on a White Christmas

I’m betting on a White Christmas

Odds have been slashed on a White Christmas as some forecasters predict Britain is set for its coldest winter in five years.

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Give the gift of gin this Christmas with these fantastic festive treats

Gin Advent CalendarPicture: John LewisCount down the days to Christmas one mini bottle of Edinburgh Gin at a time thanks to this cute advent

Tesco's latest release could see them win the war for weirdest Christmas crisp flavour

Rightly hailed for their usual Christmas release - Pigs in Blankets flavoured crisps - this winter's limited edition flavour has left many

2017's comfiest clothes to lounge around in on Christmas morning

Onsies, jammies, slippers and socks and slippers: tear open the wrapping paper in style with comfy lounge wear for the big day.Tartan

Britain's booziest advent calendar launched - that includes 25 full size bottles of gin

Britain's booziest advent calendar has been launched - containing 25 full size bottles of gin. They are encased in a custom-made wooden cabinet