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Cards raise funds and awareness

Cards raise funds and awareness

A group of people with mental health problems and learning disabilities have produced a series of Christmas cards to raise awareness and money for charity.

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Festive idea catches on in village

Festive idea catches on in village

The Christmas spirit can be seen all around a Northumberland village that has now been dubbed ‘tinsel town’ after residents were inspired by the actions of three sisters.

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Danger warning to Blyth festive sea dippers

Danger warning to Blyth festive sea dippers

Festive dippers at Blyth are being gifted a one-hour supervised window to enjoy a safe plunge in the briny.

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Gift appeal to help spread some Christmas cheer

Gift appeal to help spread some Christmas cheer

An appeal has been launched to ensure children have at least one present to open on Christmas Day.

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Christmas collection for children

Christmas collection for children

Kind-hearted residents in Northumberland are being offered the chance to make a happier Christmas for children in need.

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Music joins festive tree festival

Music joins festive tree festival

A Blyth church is holding its annual Christmas Tree Festival next month.

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Give the gift of gin this Christmas with these fantastic festive treats

Gin Advent CalendarPicture: John LewisCount down the days to Christmas one mini bottle of Edinburgh Gin at a time thanks to this cute advent

Tesco's latest release could see them win the war for weirdest Christmas crisp flavour

Rightly hailed for their usual Christmas release - Pigs in Blankets flavoured crisps - this winter's limited edition flavour has left many

2017's comfiest clothes to lounge around in on Christmas morning

Onsies, jammies, slippers and socks and slippers: tear open the wrapping paper in style with comfy lounge wear for the big day.Tartan

Britain's booziest advent calendar launched - that includes 25 full size bottles of gin

Britain's booziest advent calendar has been launched - containing 25 full size bottles of gin. They are encased in a custom-made wooden cabinet