A defence of the Brussels sprout - written by a scientist

by Trevor George, King's College LondonBrussels sprouts, like their European namesake, divide opinion. Some people embrace the flavour

20 best last-minute Christmas gifts for men, women and children

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A defence of the Brussels sprout - written by a scientist

by Trevor George, King's College LondonBrussels sprouts, like their European namesake, divide opinion. Some people embrace the flavour

5 ways to cut down your food waste this Christmas

by Elliot Woolley, Loughborough UniversityThe average family throws away about £700 worth of food each year. This is not just a drain

These are the 20 most dramatic Christmas moments in UK TV history

Festive scenes and episodes from EastEnders, Dr Who and Coronation Street have been named as the most dramatic Christmas TV moments ever, according

These are Britain's 20 favourite Christmas films

A definitive list of Britain's favourite festive films has been released, with a classic in the top spot.According to a poll carried out by

These are the best and worst supermarket Christmas puddings available

It is the pièce de résistance at every festive dinner party, so make sure you have got a showstopping dessert to offer your guests

These are the best and worst supermarket Christmas cakes available

It’s rich, fruity and boozy and a staple at every festive party, so make sure you wow your guests with a festive cake this Christmas.Here

These are the best and worst supermarket mulled wines available for Christmas

There’s nothing quite as festive as sipping on a hot mulled wine during those cold, wintry nights.If you plan on having a boozy tipple

These are the best and worst supermarket stollens available for Christmas

From a traditional fruit and nut loaf to a more contemporary chocolate orange wreath, there’s plenty of stollen available in UK supermarkets

These are the best pre-Christmas sales offering bargain discounts of up to 44%

Last minute shoppers are set to bag the best bargains ever in the run up to Christmas, as retailers discount items by record levels.Shops are

The festive food and drink pop-up taking over an Edinburgh graveyard

Taking over the old watchtower in St Cuthbert's Graveyard on Lothian Road, this new Edinburgh pop-up promises Christmas street food, warming

How to save up to 35% off your Christmas shopping - Body Shop, Halfords and Debenhams

 Save 35% on EVERYTHING at The Body Shop - here’s how! From face masks to fragrance, lipstick to lotions and gift sets this

Four of the best newly launched gin miniatures to try this Christmas

Perfect as stocking fillers for any gin lovers, these mini bottles make ideal, purse-friendly gifts this Christmas. Darnley'sAfter opening

These were the most popular Christmas presents the year you were born

There's always a must-have Christmas toy every festive season, but how have kids' dream gifts changed over the generations?To find out, trade-in

Is this #UnderTheBed tweet a sneak preview of the new John Lewis advert?

#UnderTheBed oo pic.twitter.com/uLiUvOP9fI — UnderTheBed (@UnderTheBed2017) November 6, 2017It's become a festive institution over the

8 great Christmas gift ideas for her

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8 great Christmas gifts for him

Put a smile on his face with one of these perfect gifts on Christmas morning.Less than £80Philips OneBlade Pro Hybrid Trimmer and Shaver Very,

20 best last-minute Christmas gifts for men, women and children

With the hustle and bustle on the lead up to Christmas, it's so easy to let a few pesky gifts fall through the cracks.But there's no need to

Christmas 2018: The ultimate shopping guide on what to gift, eat and drink this year

With Christmas just around the corner, it’s time to tick off everything on your festive to-do list, which can be harder than you think.Struggling

12 best panettones for Christmas

Like many other Italian foods before it, panettone has found its way onto the shelves of supermarkets and speciality food shops with surprising

Best board games 2018: The top choices for families, kids and couples

Whether it's eating brussels sprouts or visiting distant relatives, some things you’re grateful only happen once a year at Christmas.

This is the 10 day festive weather forecast - and when snow could hit

Many people may have been dreaming of a 'white Christmas', but what are the experts saying?Some will be disappointed to hear that we may be

How to survive Christmas when you hate it - according to a psychologist

by Karen Rodham, Staffordshire UniversityTwo years ago, I came into work on 1 December to find a bag on my desk labelled 'Karen’s Christmas

These are the most dangerous Christmas songs to drive to

They say “the best way to spread Christmas cheer, is singing loud for all to hear”, but when it comes to driving home over the

5 things to remember to avoid festive food poisoning

More than two-thirds (66 per cent) of Brits will tuck into a turkey dinner this Christmas according to the Food Standards Agency (FSA), but