Prosecco overtook champagne as UK drinkers' fizz of choice for the first time in 2015
Campaigners said that the product marketed alcohol to children
Lots of people insist that if you put a spoon in the neck and put it in the fridge the bubbles will stay healthy and boisterous...
Taittinger is bravely becoming the first French champagne house to squeeze fizz from grapes grown on British soil
Take your pick in Courchevel, Chamonix, Sainte-Foy, Megève, and Val Thorens
Mourinho fulfilled a promise in supplying champagne for his pre-match press conference in celebration of his 51st birthday
The vote will be held next year, with current president Sepp Blatter yet to decide whether to go for another term
Champagne looks to burst the bubble of the long-serving Fifa overlord in next year’s presidential elections
In Japan, New Year's Eve itself is called oh-misoka, and is a day to spend quietly at home for most people. It is not a day for fireworks at all in Japan (fireworks are reserved for summertime). You reflect on the old year, watch some year-ending entertainment programmes on TV such as Kohaku Uta Gassen (a long-running singing contest show), and perhaps go to the local temple at midnight, while hearing the 108 rings of the bell to ring away the evils of the old year. People looking for a party on New Year's Eve are often disappointed.
Sales fall flat under pressure from cheaper alternatives
There may only be four days to go, but there's still time to snap up some great pressies for all the family
From sparklers to the dessert wines, Terry Kirby reveals the drinks that will get you in the festive spirit...
A number of other records were broken yesterday
The 22-year-old scored a stunning goal against Montenegro to cap a fine display
Newmarket's Future Champions Day has had its share of critics since the fixture was created to complement Ascot's Champions Day in the restructured autumn programme. But few have gone so far as to declare the event redundant, as connections of the unbeaten Toormore did in the build-up to Saturday's renewal.