Abbeyfield Berwick celebrates Christmas

Asda has helped elderly residents at Abbeyfield celebrate Christmas.

Nativity performed by Holy Trinity pupils

Salvation Army delighted with festive appeal

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

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

Choose the right Christmas tree for your home

Christmas starts with a tree, but choosing the right one can be a minefield. We look at the best choices whether it is traditional, imitation

Keeping safe at Christmas

Avoid common Christmas health hazards this year with this guide to staying safeWith the Christmas meal usually involving several saucepans

Try this seasonal recipe: Shredded sprout salad three ways by Gizzi Erskine

Brussels sprouts often get a bad name, but Gizzi Erskine, author of Season’s Eatings, is determined to put the quintessential Christmas

Make a gingerbread tree

A gorgeous gingerbread centre piece for you to make. Simple yet impressive!This biscuit tree is so simple yet it looks so impressive. A little

Take the stress out of the Christmas food prep

Kirstie Paton looks at the best ready prepared seasonal food dishes available in store this yearTo start Waitrose Treacle Smoked Salmon, £4.99

What’s in your Christmas meal?

The festive season poses a risk of overindulgence for some of us. Nutritionist Natasha Alonzi tells Sofiane Kennouche how the traditional Christmas

Embrace Scandinavian men's fashion styles this winter

It’s not so grim up north, earn from the best and in these warm and practical yet on trend men's stylesWarm Jumpers   

Try Northern climes for winter fashion inspiration

The fashion houses keep returning to Scandinavia for winter inspiration, but there’s more to the Nordic countries than dodgy Christmas

Practical magic, the cutest kids clothes under the tree this Christmas

When kids’ clothing doesn’t put comfort first it’s a recipe for complaints. Check out these stylish outfits that don’t

Be a man about town this Christmas opulent style

A  luxury style to keep you a class apart this winter The Suit Silver grey trousers, £29.99, Silver grey two tone blazer

Royal Mail Christmas posting dates - make sure your cards arrive on time!

It’s not just Santa who spreads festive cheer at Christmas time, Royal Mail does too!Posties deliver millions of cards and

Top toy choices this Christmas

Bring joy to the children in your life with the latest kids’ toysBuild your own funGo crazy on the Roller Coaster at the Lego Friends

The best pampering products and grooming gadgets gifts 2016

Treat someone special to a beautiful ChristmasGrooming gadgetsDyson Supersonic™ Hair DryerBlast your hair dry with the revolutional Dyson

Top book gifts for Christmas 2016

Take a leaf out of our book, re-issued classics, colouring books and biographies are set to be big hits again this Christmas. There’s

Nine festive musical facts

With the whole family gathering to watch telly, have a singsong or indulge in some post-pud quizzes, what better time to impress everyone with

White Christmas may be just a dream

If, like the song, you are dreaming of a white Christmas, then brace yourself for disappointment.The Met Office has said that a widespread

Best 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 we eat

Christmas traditions around the world

Ah, the traditional British Christmas.... you know how it is. On Christmas Eve, the stockings go up and the kids are early to bed. Some time