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It's that time of the year when our gaze turns to the Christmas tree in the corner that's starting to look the worse for wear. But while the temptation may be to get the drooping tree out of your house as soon as possible, a little
The *secret ingredient* is loaded with aromatic Goan-style pulled pork vindaloo - pork shoulder partnered with festive whole spices and cooked slowly in red wine, vinegar and herbs - then stacked with a zingy, curry leaf-laden brussel sprouts slaw and adorned with pomegranate seeds and shards of crispy pork crackling.
Amanda Holden, Holly Willoughby and Michelle Keegan have focused on their festive front doors this Christmas.
Story and video from SWNS This is the incredible moment a non verbal nine-year-old said his first words - when he read out 'ho ho ho' spelled out by a Christmas light display. Tommy Hunt, nine, has autism and while he can communicate
Plenty of common festive treats could land your pet in the emergency vets over Christmas – here's how to keep them safe.
Story and video from SWNS Shocking CCTV footage showed a meanspirited thief nicking Santa's boots from a homemade effigy outside a pub. Santa can be seen hanging from a first floor window above the entrance to The Green pub in Haddington,
The best festive puds are the ones that go up in flames - without being burnt. Chelsea from BBC Good Food shows you how to coat the steamed pudding in warm brandy before lighting it. Essential watching for whoever is preparing Christmas
Once you've cooked the bird, you need to know how best to carve it. And it's really not that difficult, as our video shows. Essential watching for whoever is preparing Christmas
One turkey - three ways to cook it for your festive feast. Neil Nugent from Iceland demonstrates the different techniques: Gilding, salt baking and smoking. Essential watching for whoever is preparing Christmas
Gravy can save an over-dry turkey or under-seasoned roast potatoes, but you need to know how to make it. Our video has all the tips and advice you need. Essential watching for whoever is preparing Christmas
There's an art to creating spuds that are crispy and golden on the outside with a light, fluffy inside. Barney Desmazery from BBC Good Food explains how it's done in our video. Essential watching for whoever is preparing Christmas
Story and video from SWNS A company has created the world's biggest selection box - boasting a whopping 80,000 calories. The 2.4m x 1.2m confectionery box weighs a hefty 15kg with the 84 different sweets and chocolates inside. Christmas
Countries around the world are relaxing rules for the festive season. Now we’re being urged to take “preventive self-isolation” before meeting up with loved ones.
Can watering your Christmas tree with lemonade really keep it looking fresh for longer?