• Christmas lights
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    How to survive Christmas 2020

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year – and potentially the most stressful.  While Christmas brings along plenty to be cheerful about, it can feel like the pressure’s on during the festive period. A YouGov study found more than 40% of people have felt stressed in the run up to Christmas. Another survey found that as many as 51%…

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    Spine-tingling Halloween experiences for 2020

    Wondering if you’ll be able to do your usual trick or treating this year? Halloween in 2020, like most other events, is going to look a bit different. But that doesn’t mean you can’t get your annual scare or enjoy fun events with your family.  Halloween has its origins in Britain – when Celts believed ghosts of the dead would…

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    How to survive Black Friday 2020

    Black Friday might look a little different this year. There’ll be the usual exciting deals and mega discounts – helpful for saving on festive season gifts. But instead of a mad rush to the stores, more shoppers will be filling their digital carts, as Covid-19 restrictions continue to change the way we shop.  With more deals just a click away,…

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    National Grandparents Day

    The bond between grandchild and grandparent is a special relationship.  Some of our fondest memories are thanks to our grandparents; fun weekend sleepovers at their house and memorable days out that still make us smile when we think back to them. Maybe Granny let you taste the forbidden fruit of endless sweets whenever you visited, or perhaps Granddad taught you…