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Mum blasts B&M over store’s Christmas letter which breaks the ‘unwritten Santa Code’

Mum blasts B&M over store’s Christmas letter which breaks the ‘unwritten Santa Code’

B&M has apologised after a furious mum accused the store of almost ruining Christmas for her children with one of its products.

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Peterborough Christmas appeals to bring joy to children and poorly patients

Peterborough Christmas appeals to bring joy to children and poorly patients

Two Christmas appeals have launched in Peterborough to make it a festive period to remember for poorly patients and children from a deprived background.

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Artificial trees could be Peterborough’s Christmas future as well as the Christmas present

Artificial trees could be Peterborough’s Christmas future as well as the Christmas present

Peterborough’s controversial artificial Christmas tree – or trees like it – could be here to stay after Peterborough City Council said they were ‘pleased’ with the decoration.

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Greggs apologises after replacing baby Jesus with sausage roll as pasty advent calendar goes on sale

Greggs apologises after replacing baby Jesus with sausage roll as pasty advent calendar goes on sale

Bakery firm Greggs has issued an apology after replacing baby Jesus with a sausage roll in a quirky advent calendar which is due to go on sale next week.

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Win a family trip to Lapland at Queensgate light switch-on in Peterborough

Win a family trip to Lapland at Queensgate light switch-on in Peterborough

Queensgate Shopping Centre will again join the Peterborough city centre Christmas light switch-on later this month.

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Christmas decorations put up in Peterborough – but is it too early?

Christmas decorations put up in Peterborough – but is it too early?

Christmas may be more than two months away, but preparations for celebrations in Peterborough are already beginning.

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Frontman of rock band Jethro Tull to perform Christmas concert at Peterborough Cathedral

Frontman of rock band Jethro Tull to perform Christmas concert at Peterborough Cathedral

The frontman of rock band Jethro Tull is to perform a Christmas concert at Peterborough Cathedral.

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‘Proud of Peterborough’ as residents donate record number of gifts to children’s charity

‘Proud of Peterborough’ as residents donate record number of gifts to children’s charity

A record breaking number of presents were donated to the Spurgeons Gift Tree in Queensgate Shopping Centre this Christmas.

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Has Peterborough seen the last of the Coca-Cola Christmas truck? Campaigners call for tour to be banned

Has Peterborough seen the last of the Coca-Cola Christmas truck? Campaigners call for tour to be banned

The Coca-Cola Christmas truck tour should be banned, public health experts say.

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Brave Layla’s special Christmas

Brave Layla’s special Christmas

A baby girl who wasn’t expected to see in 2016 will now spend a special Christmas Day being cuddled by her parents at their Northborough home.

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Best places to eat out in Scotland on Christmas Day

EdinburghThe Sheep Heid Inn (43-45 The Causeway, Edinburgh EH15 3QA, 0131 661 7974)Picture: Sheep Heid InnEnjoy an exquisite three course

Mum blasts B&M over store’s Christmas letter which breaks the ‘unwritten Santa Code’

B&M has apologised after a furious mum accused the store of almost ruining Christmas for her children with one of its products.

Six things to think about when choosing your Christmas tree

As Christmas trees arrive in garden centres, expert David Mitchell offers advice to those who only have a small space for a real

Six of the best - Toys of the 60s/70s

As we approach Christmas, in the first of a three-part series, we look at popular toys from down the decades, beginning this week with the