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What are the Santa float times and dates for Buckingham and the surrounding villages?

What are the Santa float times and dates for Buckingham and the surrounding villages?

It’s the most wonderful time of year and it’s not complete without the annual Santa float.

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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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Video: Falkirk chip shop serves up deep-fried twist on Christmas classics

The Union Chippie in Camelon a village near Falkirk, is giving pigs in blankets and mince pies the deep fried treatment much to the delight

Taste test: Which supermarket makes the best Christmas pudding?

We set out to test the best Christmas puddings the supermarkets have to offer so you don't have to - your waistband says 'thank you'.From ultra

Glasgow Bar launches pizza with the perfect Christmas themed topping

Capitalising on the country's love for pigs in blankets - which has seen supermarkets like Tesco launching crisps flavoured like the festive

Why volunteering is the best present you can give this Christmas

Jan Cox has discovered the secret of the perfect old-fashioned Christmas - giving the gift of her time.She’s among the one in five