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#ChristmasInMarch is trending as people do their best to spread cheer amid the coronavirus pandemic, and it’s a scientifically-proven mood-booster.

People are putting their Christmas lights back up, and we’re here for it

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    Eva Longoria and Victoria Beckham are all our Christmas friendship goals

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    Sam Heughan from Outlander is in a Christmas romcom, and why didn’t we know about this sooner?

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    5 magical Christmas traditions from around the world to add to your festive ritual

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Are you suffering from Christmas burnout? Here’s how to cope if you’re feeling overwhelmed

Take the pressure off the festive season with these expert-approved tips.

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Surviving the lull: how to spend the limbo days between Christmas and New Year

Because this time period feels a little bit like being in an episode of Black Mirror, albeit with more gravy.

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Daisy Buchanan
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Billie Lourd just reminded everyone that it’s OK to grieve at Christmas

"Be kind and patient with yourself. Don’t grieve in silence. You’re not alone."

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Gavin & Stacey reunion: Nessa and Smithy
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What that Gavin And Stacey Christmas special cliffhanger means for the future

Could a new season be coming?

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“32 thoughts I had while watching the Gavin & Stacey Christmas Special”

Is there better company to be spending Christmas Day in?

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People are paying tribute to NHS staff working over Christmas in the most beautiful way

Well-wishers across the UK are sending messages of support to dedicated NHS workers over the festive period.

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Christobel Hastings
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Meet the incredible Scottish nurses who inspired this year’s Call The Midwife Christmas special

Meet the real life women who delivered babies across the Outer Hebrides for decades.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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How to cope with difficult relatives this Christmas without falling out

Sidestep the feuds this festive season with these expert negotiation tips.

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Anna Brech
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This stolen dog’s epic journey to get home for Christmas should be turned into a film

We’re not crying, you’re crying.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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The adorable reason why Timothée Chalamet wants to know your Christmas plans this year

But what are you doing New Year’s Eve, Timmy?

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Beyoncé’s Christmas party was a karaoke-filled fiesta and we wish we were there

Oh, the things we would do to get an invite to this celebration next year.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Virgin River is the feel-good holiday watch you didn’t know you needed

All I want for Christmas is Season 2

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12 of the best books to read this Christmas

Get into the Christmas spirit with one of these festive books.

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“This is what it’s really like to be admitted to a psych ward over Christmas”

“I wasn’t even thinking, boy, this is a shitty way to spend Christmas, because I would have given every Christmas just to feel like myself again.”

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Katie Antoniou
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Emma Thompson watches Love Actually every Christmas like the rest of us

Because true love lasts a lifetime.

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Jessica Rapana
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Jameela Jamil comes out as queer.
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The heartbreaking reason Jameela Jamil left an event after just 10 minutes

The actor was convinced she would be “fat-shamed”.

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Jessica Rapana
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Lonely at Christmas? Miley Cyrus just perfectly summed up why we need sad carols too

The singer's advice is a must-read for anyone feeling lonely this year.

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Jessica Rapana
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There’s a very important reason why the Gavin & Stacey Christmas special is Brexit-free

"It's nice to have a little sanctuary in amongst it all, a little oasis in amongst everything else."

A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby is on Netflix now
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Is Netflix’s A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby bad, or so bad it’s good?

The third in the streaming platforms festive royal romances is here. Have you watched it yet?

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