Christmas

  • 41 The best party clutch bags
    With the Christmas season fast approaching, it's time to get into the festive spirit and add some sparkle to your wardrobe. An embellished clutch bag is a great way to...

  • 42 Top 10 Christmas markets
    Across Europe, Christmas market season has arrived. So whether you're looking for a festive getaway or an alternative to the bustle of the high street shopping experience, now is the...

  • 43 Christmas experiences: adventures for your loved ones
    December is fast approaching and 'tis the season to try something new! From embarking on a Christmas Coronation Street tour to trying your hand at zoo keeping for the day...

  • 44 What's on in the UK: Things to do in the next week
    Whether you're looking to discover more about the life of soul singer James Brown, or learn more about the emigrants on the Titanic, HELLO! Online has something for you to...

  • 45 Kylie Minogue gets into the festive spirit with Dolce & Gabbana
    Kylie Minogue stepped out to join one of fashion's biggest duos Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana and kick off the Christmas season at Claridge's on Wednesday night. The Italian designers...

  • 46 HELLO Loves! Christmas edit
    WIN! One lucky reader can win £400 M&S vouchers so you can kick start your Christmas shopping. Click here to enter. What do you buy your style-conscious grandma this Christmas?...

  • 47 Band Aid 30's Do They Know It's Christmas? becomes fastest selling single of 2014
    Band Aid 30's charity remake of Do They Know It's Christmas? has become the fastest-selling single of the year after just one day of release.Sir Bob Geldof's song to help...

  • 48 London lights up for Christmas: in pictures
    London turns into one of the world's most magical capitals during Christmas, thanks to the millions of festive lights and decorations, on-theme statues and tens of tall Christmas trees that...

  • 49 Christmas gift guide for mums
    Need to find a Christmas present for your mum or mother-in-law? HELLO! Online has gathered the best pick of gifts, inspired by expert mum-of-four and stylish fashion designer Victoria Beckham...

  • 50 Chocolate Snowman Cupcakes
    Prep time: 15 mins Cook: 20 minsServes: 12Skill: easy Ingredients: 115 g (4oz) Flora Buttery115 g (4oz) caster sugar2 eggs, medium115 g (4oz) self-raising flour25 g (1oz) cocoa powder, mixed...

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    Orange Mince Pies with Variations

    Servings: 12Preparation time: 30 minutesCooking time: 15-20 minutesIngredients115g (4 oz) Stork packet225g (8 oz) plain flour, sieved25g (1 oz) caster sugarZest of 1 orange2 tablespoons orange juiceFor the filling:350g (12...

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    Apple and pear crumble cake

    Servings: 12-16Preparation time: 15 minutesCooking time: 40 minutesIngredients150g (5 oz) Stork block225g (8 oz) caster sugarZest of 1 lemon2 medium eggs, beaten2 tablespoons milk225g (8 oz) self-raising flour85g (3 oz)...

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    Salted Pecan Praline Yule Log

    Servings: 10Preparation time: 15 minutesCooking time: 10-12 minutesIngredients For the Genoese sponge:20g (¾ oz) Stork, melted85g (3 oz) caster sugar3 medium eggs85g (3 oz) self-raising flour2 tablespoons cocoa powderFor the...

  • 54

    Winter Wonderland Cake

    Serves 12 portions Oven temperature: 160 CBaking time: 75mins Ingredients: 300g packet tropical fruit medley115g (4 oz) dried cranberries85g (3 oz) dried sour cherriesFinely grated rind and juice of 1...

  • 55

    Raisin and Fudge Cupcakes

    Servings: 10-12 Preparation time: 15 minutesCooking time: 20 minutesIngredients115g (4 oz) Flora Buttery115g (4 oz) castor sugar2 eggs, medium115g (4 oz) self-raising flour25g each raisins and chopped fudgeFor the icing:55g...

  • 56

    Chocolate Gingerbread men

    Servings: 12 Preparation time: 25 minutesCooking time: 10 minutesIngredients85g (3 oz) Stork packet85g (3 oz) soft brown sugar85g (3 oz) golden syrup200g (7 oz) plain flour, sieved with25g (1 oz)...

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    London dazzles as Take That switch on Christmas lights on Regent Street

    London's Christmas lights are twinkling on one of the capital's most famous shopping grounds, Regent Street, thanks to Take That, who switched them on on Sunday night.The trio, comprising singers...

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    Christmas Cranberry Muffins

    Prep time: 15 minsMakes 12 portionsOven temperature: 170 Baking time: 25 minutes Ingredients: 300g (10 oz) plain flour175g (6 oz) golden caster sugar½ teaspoon baking powder100g (3 ½ oz) cranberries½...

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    Adele will not take part in Band Aid 30

    Soul-singer Adele will not be taking part in Band Aid 30, despite speculation that she would join the celebrity line-up which includes One Direction and Chris Martin. Sir Bob Geldof...

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    Gino D'Acampo would like to see the Queen and Prince Philip on I'm A Celebrity... and he reveals his Christmas menu

    The full line-up for I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! has been revealed, and before the ten celeb contestants enter camp when the show kicks off on Sunday...