He looks familiar. Belongs in a dining room, doesn’t he?
This medieval Belgian city provides the perfect setting for Christmas markets and other festive activities, says Katy Guest
View From The Sofa: There’s no getting away from the fact that a racist remark ended his career
Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman's new beard continued to trend on Twitter last night as the broadcaster accused the BBC of "pogonophobia" (fear of beards).
Candy canes a-plenty and silver lanes aglow; Christmas is undergoing a transformation, but it's not too late to stop it
Plus: Sat nav Santa, the geek apocalypse and an alternative Christmas card list
Santa Claus allegedly told children in his grotto 'I'm not real, it's your mum and dad'
Darwin, who some have dubbed the 'Toronto One', was taken in by Animal Services after being found in the furniture store dressed in a sheepskin coat
Barack Obama must channel his visible anguish to tighten America's gun laws
Birdwatchers in for a treat as waxwings arrive in numbers not seen for more than 40 years
A talking cuddly electronic pet is the toy most wanted by children this Christmas, judging by the letters posted to Santa Claus.
The beloved children's book, and subsequent animation, has been hijacked by festive sentimentality according to its author
They are big business - but this year stallholders have been accused of putting cash before seasonal cheer by opening too early
Could a Tsunami happen in land-locked Switzerland? Plus honour among thieves and Fantasy Football just got real
While he liked to remain faithful to the source material, he also gave his directors creative freedom
Shadow chancellor Ed Balls has expressed distaste at politicians doing photoshoots with their children - the day after Ed Miliband was pictured at home with his family.