Christmas in the Home
Warning expensive gifts might not be covered by your home insurance

Warning expensive gifts might not be covered by your home insurance

It would set you back a staggering £60,000 to insure the world’s most expensive handbag, and although the Mouawad 1001 Nights Diamond

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Buying a Christmas tree – here’s how to get it right

Buying a Christmas tree – here’s how to get it right

Whether it is a Norway Spruce, Scots Pine, Fraser Fir or a Nordman Fir, Christmas trees are set to take pride of place in homes this December.

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7 of 2017’s best artificial Christmas trees

7 of 2017’s best artificial Christmas trees

Artificial Christmas trees have come a long way in the last few decades – here are some of the best.For Outdoors
Waitrose Outdoor Sparkle Christmas

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6  of 2017’s most delicious Christmas cookbooks

6 of 2017’s most delicious Christmas cookbooks

‘Tis the season to be… stuffing our faces. Yes, Christmas is the one time of year we don’t have to feel guilty about what

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8 of the best advent calendars for Christmas 2017

8 of the best advent calendars for Christmas 2017

Let’s face it, one of the best things about Christmas is the excitement as you count down – and a big part of that is the traditional advent

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7 things you might not know about Christmas trees

7 things you might not know about Christmas trees

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree… It wouldn’t be December without millions of trees being cut down across the world for our

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Recycle this Christmas

Recycle this Christmas

Do your bit this Christmas and make sure you recycle what you can Huge amounts of packaging and paper go to into the wrapping and delivering

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This year’s classic festive wreath choices

This year’s classic festive wreath choices

Nothing says you’ve embraced the Christmas spirit like a classic festive wreathTraditionalBerry wreath, National Trust, £25.00Pinecone

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The perfect Christmas dinner place settings

The perfect Christmas dinner place settings

Dressing the table for Christmas celebrations is as important as the menu and the guest list, here are some ways to set the right toneFestive

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Christmas decorations can create a winter wonderland at home

Christmas decorations can create a winter wonderland at home

From retro decorations to those inspired by the latest interior trends, we take a look at how to turn your home into a winter wonderland this

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Events team ‘disgusted’ after vandals wreck Waterlooville Christmas lights

FESTIVE cheer in Waterlooville took a hit after callous vandals destroyed a set of lights.

Sukhinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange recommends five whiskies to accompany your Christmas

Sukhinder Singh. Picture: The Whisky ExchangeSukhinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange presents his top five bottles of whisky that won’t

Still time to win £1,000 in our Royal Mail Christmas lights competition

Entries are flooding in for the Royal Mail Stop, Look, Glisten campaign to find Britain’s most festive house.

Student carols to patients

STUDENTS from the University of Portsmouth have been spreading festive cheer by singing in two of the city’s hospital wards.