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Lemn Sissay’s Christmas dinner

As Christmas draws ever nearer, many marginalised people such as care-leavers, could be alone this holiday. Lemn Sissay’s Christmas dinner aims to provide a special, luxury day and create more positive, magic memories for its guests

Photo: Maria Hurghis

Review: Grub Christmas food fair

A wonderful alternative if you have exhausted the length and breadth of the Xmas markets

Can Christmas jumpers ever be ‘stylish’?

Christmas sweaters: we drag out the thread bear bobbled knit every time is comes around to the festive season. You know the one – crew…

Photo: Anokhi Shah

Xmas dinner for 6 under £20

I managed to make a cracking Christmas dinner on the cheap

Photo Credit: Mark Waugh

Manchester is only UK city vying for Europe’s best Christmas market

Manchester stands alone as the only British city with a chance to be crowned Europe’s Best Christmas Market as voting for 2017 opens

Photo: Engin_Akyurt @ Pixabay

Going home for a vegan Christmas

Adapting to family life at Christmas is becoming easier, with supermarkets adapting to growing amounts of vegetarians and vegans

Tom Chaplin

Interview with Tom Chaplin

Editor, Hannah Brierley talks to frontman and lead singer from Keane, Tom Chaplin

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Recipe: Christmas Pizzas

This festive twist on pizza is sure to be as fun to eat as it is to make


Dressing up for Christmas

Maddie Rodbert reveals her top tips for a glamorous festive fashion

Your Scandi-style winter wardrobe

Keeping your winter fashion options cool

Photo: Free-Photos @ Pixabay

Manchester’s Hinterland: Christmas in a hot-tub

A 10-minute journey to the arctic! Sophia Macpherson unveils Hinterland’s world of Christmas adventure

Photo Credit: The Other Richard

Review: Nativity! The Musical

Izzy Lewis gets in the Christmas spirit with Nativity! The Musical at The Palace