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Gorgeous Decorating Idea for a Non-Traditional Christmas

This year bring a little change to your regular holiday decor with a mix of designs from Christmas past, present and future. Retro Holiday Decor It’s great to be modern, but the holidays are all about tradition. So be sure to add a little retro styling to your holiday decor to celebrate all the joys of Christmas past. Don’t be ... Read More »

Top 10 Hottest Christmas Trends for 2015

Decorating our homes for welcoming the most important holidays and other happy occasions in our life is a necessity to feel that there is something new which happens and to increase our pleasure. Christmas is among the happiest holidays that we celebrate once a year and it requires decorating our homes to be inviting. There are several indoor and outdoor ... Read More »

Christmas photo of Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and family released

A new Christmas photo of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, has been released. Taken by photographer Chris Jelf in the gardens of Kensington Palace in late October, the photo shows the young family surrounded by autumnal foliage with the little prince dressed in a pair of shorts and his sister casually ... Read More »

Christmas Day: Latest Weather Bureau temperature forecast

The beach is always popular in Perth on Christmas Day but for the second year running, WA’s capital is looking at a mild and sunny December 25. PERTH is heading for a milder-than-average Christmas Day after high temperatures hit early next week, including a 39C Tuesday maximum. While the temperature will rise on Monday to 36C and peak on Tuesday, ... Read More »

Top-Selling Christmas Gifts Of 2015

Looking for ideas for what to get family and friends for Christmas this year? Here are the top-selling Christmas gifts in 2015. Star Wars Battlefront For The Wrong Console: Mothers everywhere are snapping up this blockbuster video game incorrectly purchased for either Xbox One or PlayStation 4, even though they were specifically asked to get it for the other device. ... Read More »

Pictured: More of your Christmas lights photos

Readers have been sending in more snaps of the dazzling light displays decorating their houses. We’ve been inundated with photos of homes across Greater Manchester, adorned with everything from tasteful, twinkling fairy lights to loud and proud illuminations that could rival Blackpool’s. Our photographers were out and about last weekend snapping some of the best effortsand we’ve now updated our ... Read More »

Stockport Christmas lights switch-on 2015: Everything you need to know

Jake Quickenden Stockport will be lit up with festive cheer tonight as the town’s Christmas lights are switched on by former X Factor star Jake Quickenden. The I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here finalist will be joined by Britain’s Got Talent contestant Bailey McConnell, fresh new girl group Tiger Heart and swing sensation Alexander Stuart in the show ... Read More »

If you love the Christmas markets, here are the top 10 to visit abroad

Christmas Markets in Old Town Square, Prague If you love Christmas markets, take a look at our pick of the 10 best in Europe. These Christmas markets are perfect for those who love getting into the Christmas spirit but want to enjoy a short trip away during the winter months. 1. Strasbourg Strasbourg Christmas market is the largest and one ... Read More »

Dazzling Christmas displays turn Manchester’s shops and streets into a festive wonderland

The Midland Hotel Dazzling Christmas displays have transformed Manchester’s shopping streets into a winter wonderland. By night the city boasts a glorious array of lights and decorations, headed by the huge Father Christmas in Albert Square and the giant advent calender in the Northern Quarter. And now the festive cheer is spreading throughout the day as extra lights and adornments ... Read More »

How many days to Christmas Day 2015?

Manchester German Christmas Markets on Albert Square in front of the landmark Town Hall Christmas might feel as though it comes earlier every year but it never hurts to be prepared. In the hope of keeping you ahead of the game, and avoiding all the stress of Christmas shopping, turkey defrosting and present wrapping we have created this countdown so ... Read More »