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Your guide to Christmas light switch ons in Calderdale

Your guide to Christmas light switch ons in Calderdale

The festive season is almost upon us with towns and villages in Calderdale ready to shine bright as they switch on their Christmas lights.

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Tucking into festive leftovers

Tucking into festive leftovers

A Halifax business owner’s all-female business support group had a Christmas lunch of ‘Binned Brussels,’ ‘Scrapped Sausages’ and ‘Tossed-out Turkey’

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Students filled with festive cheer for twelve days of Ravenscliffe

Students filled with festive cheer for twelve days of Ravenscliffe

Ravenscliffe School pupils have been getting into the festive spirit with their very own 12 days of Christmas.

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Little donkey on the road to Halifax Minster

Little donkey on the road to Halifax Minster

Christmas Eve will see a procession of a variety of characters coming through Halifax Minster’s old oak doors, from shepherds to kings, angels to sheep, and sometimes the occasional Batman.

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VIDEO: Halifax children make stop motion film telling the Nativity story

VIDEO: Halifax children make stop motion film telling the Nativity story

Forget the latest Star Wars adventure, children at a new Sunday club at All Saints church in Halifax have been making their own live action nativity film from storyboard to final cut.

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Halifax rescue dog has starring role in RSPCA Christmas video

Halifax rescue dog has starring role in RSPCA Christmas video

A rescue dog from Halifax has been given a starring role in this year’s heartwarming RSPCA Christmas video which shows a dog finding her forever home and passing on the love to other rescue animals.

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Can you better these sweaters? Send us your festive Christmas jumper snaps

Can you better these sweaters? Send us your festive Christmas jumper snaps

To celebrate Christmas Jumper Day, we want to see your natty knits.

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Eureka! Christmas Grotto named one of best in UK

Eureka! Christmas Grotto named one of best in UK

The Christmas Grotto at Eureka! has been named as one of the UK’s best by popular parenting site NetMums.com.

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Festive flower fun at Shibden Hall

Festive flower fun at Shibden Hall

The Halifax Flower Club presents Christmas at Shibden Hall which will be full of flowers and festive cheer.

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Bells will be ringing out for Christmas…

Bells will be ringing out for Christmas…

the bells will ring out at a Sowerby Bridge church after more than 30 years of silence – just in time for Christmas.

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Aldi's £9.99 salted caramel vodka makes for the perfect Xmas treat

BUDGET supermarket giants Aldi have a warm-sounding drink that's proving a big hit ahead of Christmas.The Tamova Salted Caramel Vodka Liqueur

Your guide to Christmas light switch ons in Calderdale

The festive season is almost upon us with towns and villages in Calderdale ready to shine bright as they switch on their Christmas lights.

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

Five of the best Christmas markets in Scotland

As the big day is nearly upon us, it’s the perfect time to ditch the hustle and bustle of retail shopping and instead enjoy something