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Carnaby Street Christmas lights will be switched on soon

This year it looks like the first Christmas lights to be switched will be in Carnaby Street, usually it’s Oxford Street that starts, but so far they haven’t announced a date.  Carnaby Street lights will be on from November 4th.  After the dolphins, and recycled things this year we have spiritual butterflies, they should be …

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Ice skating at Hampton Court Palace in 2021

Location: Hampton Court Palace Address: Molesey, East Molesey KT8 9AE Station: Hampton Court Station train station When: from 13 November to January 9 Another skating rink that returns this year and which has the advantage of having a Tudor palace in the background. Undoubtedly atmospheric and completely different from the Canary Wharf rink for example. …

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Twelfth night cake – the recipe

Twelfth Night cake celebrated the last day of the festive season on 5 January when there were great feasts, of which cake was an essential part.The punch called wassail was also a main feature of the feast on Twelfth Night and although enjoyed throughout Christmas time, door-to-door wassailing (similar to singing Christmas carols) commanded ‘figgy …

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Blenheim palace is  a beautiful  and majestic country house in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England. It is the home of the Dukes of Marlborough, the only non-royal, non-episcopal country house in England to hold the title of palace. The palace  was built between 1705 and 1722,  It is unique in its combined use as a family home, …

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