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Christmas lights bring sparkle to Brackley

Christmas lights bring sparkle to Brackley

Brackley’s brand new Christmas lights received plenty of praise when they were switched on on Saturday.

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Free festive parking in the afternoon

Free festive parking in the afternoon

Shoppers in Banbury and Bicester are being reminded they will be able to do their Christmas shopping for free from Saturday.

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Christmas dinner for residents evacuated from Bicester home

Christmas dinner for residents evacuated from Bicester home

Residents of Bicester’s Hanover Gardens celebrated a belated Christmas lunch at the Littlebury Hotel on Sunday after they had to be evacuated from their home on Christmas Eve.

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Christmas Day baby brings festive cheer to Brackley couple

Christmas Day baby brings festive cheer to Brackley couple

A beautiful baby girl was a surprise Christmas present for a Brackley couple.

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Towcester retirement home residents are delighted as school students bring Christmas hampers

Towcester retirement home residents are delighted as school students bring Christmas hampers

Twenty-five residents of Meadow Court retirement home in Towcester received gifts of Christmas hampers.

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Christmas message: Jesus is God’s perfect Christmas gift to an imperfect world

Christmas message: Jesus is God’s perfect Christmas gift to an imperfect world

‘The tree is up. The guests are on their way. Everything’s going to be perfect. Or is it?’ That’s the question a Tesco email posed to me this morning. There are two answers, writes Buckingham rector Rev Will Pearson-Gee

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Tree-mendous cheer at St Edburgs Church last weekend

Tree-mendous cheer at St Edburgs Church last weekend

A three day Christmas tree festival held at St Edburgs Church in Bicester last weekend was a resounding success.

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Buckingham Christmas Parade brings smiles all round and festive cheer

Buckingham Christmas Parade brings smiles all round and festive cheer

Buckingham town centre was packed on Saturday as more than 40 floats took part in the Christmas Parade.

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Slideshow: Christmas magic comes to Brackley

Slideshow: Christmas magic comes to Brackley

Brackley was full of Christmas cheer as the Christmas Market took over the town hall and piazza on Saturday.

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Buckingham switches on its Christmas lights

Buckingham switches on its Christmas lights

Families flocked to the Old Gaol for Buckingham’s lights switch-on on Saturday.

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Give the gift of gin this Christmas with these fantastic festive treats

Gin Advent CalendarPicture: John LewisCount down the days to Christmas one mini bottle of Edinburgh Gin at a time thanks to this cute advent

Tesco's latest release could see them win the war for weirdest Christmas crisp flavour

Rightly hailed for their usual Christmas release - Pigs in Blankets flavoured crisps - this winter's limited edition flavour has left many

2017's comfiest clothes to lounge around in on Christmas morning

Onsies, jammies, slippers and socks and slippers: tear open the wrapping paper in style with comfy lounge wear for the big day.Tartan

Britain's booziest advent calendar launched - that includes 25 full size bottles of gin

Britain's booziest advent calendar has been launched - containing 25 full size bottles of gin. They are encased in a custom-made wooden cabinet