Christmas News
STEVE POWER: Preparing for ‘gift tag fatigue’

STEVE POWER: Preparing for ‘gift tag fatigue’

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Elves and reindeer come to Catherington school

Elves and reindeer come to Catherington school

SANTA’S sleigh has descended on a Catherington school, with some reindeer stopping by to meet children.

Places
The top present hiding locations this Christmas

The top present hiding locations this Christmas

Linen cupboards, gym bags and even the neighbour’s house are some of the places that UK’s Christmas shoppers will hide presents in at attempt to avoid Christmas being spoiled by prying eyes.

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Watch staff at B&Q Havant take on the mannequin craze for Christmas

Watch staff at B&Q Havant take on the mannequin craze for Christmas

TO CELEBRATE their new range of Christmas trees, lights, and decorations, staff at a store in Havant caught up with the latest craze to sweep social media – The Mannequin Challenge.

Places
Oxford Street gets into the festive spirit

Oxford Street gets into the festive spirit

As shopping venues go, there are not many that compare to Oxford Street.

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Charity says office Christmas parties should be scrapped

Charity says office Christmas parties should be scrapped

HEALTH experts have said the office Christmas party should be scrapped in favour of no-booze leisure treats for staff.

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Is it time we stopped having office Christmas parties?

Is it time we stopped having office Christmas parties?

HEALTH experts have said that the office Christmas party should be scrapped in favour of no-booze leisure treats for staff.

food and drink
Warren Park church use unique animals as part of its nativity

Warren Park church use unique animals as part of its nativity

LIVE donkeys and other farmyard animals have all taken part in nativity plays – but St Clare’s Church in Warren Park took it one step further.

Community
School children take part in community Christmas service

School children take part in community Christmas service

PARENTS from across Portsmouth were left as proud as punch as they watched their children take a starring role in The News annual Christmas carol service.

Community
Thousands join Christmas celebrations in Hayling Island and Lee-on-the-Solent

Thousands join Christmas celebrations in Hayling Island and Lee-on-the-Solent

CHRISTMAS cheer and festive fun were the order of the day as towns across the area were transformed into winter wonderlands.

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Aldi's £9.99 salted caramel vodka makes for the perfect Xmas treat

BUDGET supermarket giants Aldi have a warm-sounding drink that's proving a big hit ahead of Christmas.The Tamova Salted Caramel Vodka Liqueur

Charity fair next month

A CHRISTMAS fair for a newly-established charity is taking place next month.

Four of the best newly launched gin miniatures to try this Christmas

Perfect as stocking fillers for any gin lovers, these mini bottles make ideal, purse-friendly gifts this Christmas. Darnley'sAfter opening

Five of the best Christmas markets in Scotland

As the big day is nearly upon us, it’s the perfect time to ditch the hustle and bustle of retail shopping and instead enjoy something