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Christmas Nativity Advent … Lakeland

Reveal the story of that first Christmas, so long ago, by opening the 24 doors and discovering the figures inside. www.lakeland.co.uk/40910/Bethlehem-Advent-Stable Source: Uploaded by user via chrissy on Pinterest

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Where does Santa Claus live?

One legend associated with Santa says that he lives in the far north, in a land of perpetual snow. The American version of Santa Claus says that he lives at his house in the North Pole, while Father Christmas is … Continue reading

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Why does Santa come down the chimney?

The tradition of Santa Claus entering dwellings through the chimney may reach back to the tale of Saint Nicholas tossing coins through a window, and, in a later version of the tale, tossing coins down a chimney when he finds … Continue reading

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The History of Santa Claus

Santa Claus, also known as Saint Nicholas, Father Christmas, Kris Kringle or simply “Santa”, is the legendary and mythical figure who, in many Western cultures, brings gifts to the homes of the good children during the late evening and overnight … Continue reading

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Christmas Crackers … Santa Claus

Santa Claus, also known as Saint Nicholas, Sinterklaas, Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, or simply “Santa”, is a figure who, in many Western cultures, brings gifts to the homes of the good children during the late evening and overnight hours of … Continue reading

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‘Twas the Night before Christmas

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It’s a Wonderful Life … Jimmy Stewart & Donna Reed

It’s a Wonderful Life is a 1946 American drama film produced and directed by Frank Capra and loosely based on the short story “The Greatest Gift” written by Philip Van Doren Stern. The film stars James Stewart as George Bailey, … Continue reading

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