Christmas News
Collyer’s budding photographers’ inspiring Portsmouth trip

Collyer’s budding photographers’ inspiring Portsmouth trip

A group of Collyer’s photography students and staff recently went on a trip to the waterside city of Portsmouth.

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Plaistow Pre-School’s Tots treat family to festive play

Plaistow Pre-School’s Tots treat family to festive play

Grandparents, parents and siblings gathered to watch Plaistow Pre-School’s charming nativity play.

religion and belief
Santa Claus to consume a staggering 15,790 mince pies in Horsham this Christmas

Santa Claus to consume a staggering 15,790 mince pies in Horsham this Christmas

Santa’s famous red suit will be straining at the seams this Christmas thanks to the generosity of boys and girls in Horsham.

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Roffey Brownies wrap Christmas presents for the homeless

Roffey Brownies wrap Christmas presents for the homeless

Horsham’s 3rd Roffey Brownies have been busy wrapping presents and making cards for the homeless of Brighton who have been given supported accommodation over the festive period.

society
West Sussex pantomimes and Christmas performances: Everything you need to know

West Sussex pantomimes and Christmas performances: Everything you need to know

With plenty of Christmas plays and pantomimes taking place all across Sussex this winter, here is our guide to what is going on nearby so you can grab tickets for the whole family.

theatre
Date confirmed for Horsham Christmas light switch on

Date confirmed for Horsham Christmas light switch on

Christmas lights in Horsham town centre are due to be switched on from Tuesday November 20.

religion and belief
Calls for Horsham to host Christmas light switch on event

Calls for Horsham to host Christmas light switch on event

Festive readers have rallied to call for Horsham to once again host a Christmas light switch on.

arts, culture and entertainment
Frosty fun at the fairground

Frosty fun at the fairground

The run-up to Christmas can be hectic. There’s so much to plan for – presents, cards, visits to family and friends, not to mention getting to that carol service, nativity play and let’s not even talk about work…

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Video: Horsham family home transformed into a winter wonderland

Video: Horsham family home transformed into a winter wonderland

A family have transformed their Horsham home into a winter wonderland for the eighth year in a row – to help poorly youngsters.

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Steyning prepares to get into the festive spirit

Steyning prepares to get into the festive spirit

Steyning is getting into the festive spirit ahead of its annual late night shopping event.

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A defence of the Brussels sprout - written by a scientist

by Trevor George, King's College LondonBrussels sprouts, like their European namesake, divide opinion. Some people embrace the flavour

5 ways to cut down your food waste this Christmas

by Elliot Woolley, Loughborough UniversityThe average family throws away about £700 worth of food each year. This is not just a drain

This is the 10 day festive weather forecast - and when snow could hit

Many people may have been dreaming of a 'white Christmas', but what are the experts saying?Some will be disappointed to hear that we may be

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