It all depends on whether you think the Twelfth Night goes before, or after, the Twelfth Day
It can't be a coincidence that oranges reach their prime right now, just when we need a lift, says our new guest food writer
Lorius is a French glaciologist and climate-change expert whose discovery of palaeo-atmosphere information within polar ice cores helped prove man-made global warming
Warren Howard's mum doesn't want her son to look like a "thug" or a "footballer" or "Yul Brynner"
The former champion boxer was one of many parents to suffer the same humiliation this Christmas
In Norway, this week has a name – Romjul – meaning 'half-holy
Kalluk, Tatqiq and Chinook look pretty happy with their Christmas present
Bags of patience and an unquenchable enthusiasm for Christmas are highly desirable
'You got me 2K15 instead of 2K16'
Christmas can be a time fraught with tension and anxiety, particularly for parents who have only recently split and must reconnect for one day because of the child they share.
No major programme passed the seven million viewer mark this year for the first time
The charts also feature appearances from Wham!, Shakin' Stevens, and Michael Bublé
Festive crime is a corrective against adverts full of telegenic families, says Natalie Haynes
On Boxing Day it is expected to be the high street’s turn to be inundated, with a huge £856m expected to be spent
Despite the best efforts of doctors and nurses, around 200 seriously ill children spent Christmas Day at the hospital
Figureheads from the Queen to the grieving father of a dead child refugee imbued Christmas Day with meaning