Christmas News
WINNERS: Christmas light competition winners announced

WINNERS: Christmas light competition winners announced

The winner of the Frosts Garden Centre Christmas light competition went to father and son team, John and Darren Knight from Marston Moretaine.

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How your Christmas turkey arrives already stuffed – with antibiotics

How your Christmas turkey arrives already stuffed – with antibiotics

You may consider the turkey to be a traditional part of your Christmas celebrations. But however you cook it, something about this festive bird is changing – it’s getting fatter.

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Possible stocking filler recalled from Aldi over choke hazard

Possible stocking filler recalled from Aldi over choke hazard

A batch of stocking filler-sized toys has been recalled by budget retailer Aldi.

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COMPETITION: The best Christmas lights in Milton Keynes as voted by you

COMPETITION: The best Christmas lights in Milton Keynes as voted by you

Which set of Christmas light in our competition is your favourite?

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Family launch ‘doorstep challenge’ in Milton Keynes

Family launch ‘doorstep challenge’ in Milton Keynes

A mother-of-three has launched the ‘door step’ challenge in Milton Keynes to help those alone or vulnerable this Christmas.

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Niftylift wishes Milton Keynes a Merry Christmas with special decoration

Niftylift wishes Milton Keynes a Merry Christmas with special decoration

Local business Niftylift has been turning heads with its very unique take on the traditional Christmas tree this season.

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Festive fun on train from Bletchley to Bedford

Festive fun on train from Bletchley to Bedford

Santa swapped his usual sleigh and reindeers to travel in style on the Marston Vale Line between Bletchley and Bedford on Saturday.

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Gulliver’s Land cheers up children in Milton Keynes hospital this Christmas

Gulliver’s Land cheers up children in Milton Keynes hospital this Christmas

Gulliver’s Land’s newest mascot the ‘Forever Elf’ has made a special visit to Milton Keynes Hospital with the POD children’s charity to put smiles on the faces of young patients this festive season.

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Morrisons to give away ‘wonky’ carrots for families to feed reindeer

Morrisons to give away ‘wonky’ carrots for families to feed reindeer

Morrisons supermarkets across the UK will be giving away 200,000 wonky carrots in an effort to support the Christmas tradition of leaving out refreshments for Father Christmas and his trusty reindeers on Christmas Eve, as research shows that the UK spends £13m feedings Santa and his reindeer each year.

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Shoppers to spend £20.6 billion on Christmas food and groceries

Shoppers to spend £20.6 billion on Christmas food and groceries

UK shoppers are set to spend a bumper £20.6 billion on food and groceries this Christmas, according to figures released this week.

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