Christmas deals predictor aims to plot festive savings
Money-saving site launches tool which it hopes will allow consumers to
pounce on the best Christmas bargains Christmas shoppers looking to make
their budget go a bit further should check out the MoneySavingExpert
website, which features a list of the stores it thinks will be offering the
best discounts over the next six weeks . The site, which prides itself on
highlighting the best shopping ...
Christmas Day must be hard for alcoholics
R wants to be around on Christmas Day. But for people like him it must
be like the longest, booziest party that they can't join in Fantastic
Mr Fox – my younger son's favourite film – is on for the 100th
time. I look up at the scene where Mrs Fox scratches Mr Fox across the face
in a fit of rage. "Why did you lie to me?" she asks. "Because I'm a
wild animal," the maverick Mr Fox replies, as he ...
Christmas in a Day – review
The latest in the YouTube-sourced series of ordinary-life
documentaries has a seasonal focus, and is cheerful without being momentous
• Kevin Macdonald: Life in a Day - Around the world in 80,000 clips Here
is the latest in a series of crowdsourced films, following the template set
by Life in a Day , produced in conjunction with, and largely enabled by,
the video-hosting site YouTube. Like Life ...
Sobriety at Christmas is a challenge. But it's better than the
alternative | Pem Charnley
Festivities used to be miserable when they were full of the
season's alcholic cheer I remember clearly – indeed it's one of
the few things I do remember – this counsellor turning to me and asking
if I'd drunk enough. I must have been in my mid-20s at the time and I
couldn't quite grasp what he meant. At best, I found his tone flippant,
antagonistic even – it would be another 15 years before I ...
Christmas delivery dates: how to mail your cards and gifts post
A round-up of the costs and deadlines for sending your Christmas cards
and gifts in 2013 With December a matter of hours away, now is the time to
get clued up on the last Christmas posting dates and what it will cost. You
still have plenty of time to send items within the UK but deadlines are
much tighter if you are planning to send items abroad. Last UK posting
dates Second class and Royal Mail ...