PM hopes Britons can spend Christmas with families despite the current coronavirus crisis, Downing Street confirms.
It comes after ministers faced pressure to guarantee students will not be confined to their university homes during the festive period.
The actor shared a photo of he and Jessie and was forced to defend her against comments his ex-wife 'looks better'
Lee Mendelson, the producer who changed the face of the holidays when he brought “A Charlie Brown Christmas” to television in 1965 and wrote the lyrics to its signature song, “Christmas Time Is Here,” died on Christmas day, his son said. Mendelson, who won a dozen Emmys in his long career, died at his home in Hillsborough, California, of congestive heart failure at age 86 after a long struggle with lung cancer, son Jason Mendelson told The Associated Press. Lee Mendelson headed a team that included “Peanuts” author Charles Schulz, director Bill Melendez, and pianist and composer Vince Guaraldi, whose music for the show, including the opening “Christmas Time Is Here,” has become as much a Christmas staple as the show itself.
Marley, a five-year-old Staffordshire bull terrier, needed a fluid drip and emergency medication after munching a Christmas pudding and chocolate.
Leonard, who served in the Royal Artillery for almost 30 years, was surprised with a 'clean and safe place to live' for Christmas.
Police appealed for donations after the vulnerable woman had her bag snatched twice within a week, including her purse, money and bank cards, in St Helen Auckland, County Durham.
The prime minister and his girlfriend Carrie Symonds will fly to Mustique in the Caribbean to spend new year with the Von Bismarck family, according to reports.
A US family found fame online this week after they discovered an owl living in their Christmas tree and started documenting the bizarre experience on Facebook.The Newmans, from the US state of Georgia, bought their festive fir back in November and had already decorated it in their living room when they realised the unexpected guest - a small screech owl - had taken refuge among the branches.
Lily the Parsons Russell terrier had to be rushed to the vets after she indulged on four chocolate Santa decorations she took from her owner's Christmas tree.
Quaint Suffolk town left disappointed after Christmas tree swapped for tinsel-decorated flagpole
Students presented the 78-year-old with the surprise present, while a choir sang outside his door.
Legend, whose duet with Kelly Clarkson features pro-consent lyrics, hit out at "backlash to the #MeToo movement."
Not everyone appears to be won over by traditional Christmas markets - especially near London’s Trafalgar Square.