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Doncaster motorists warned ‘don’t make your car a Christmas death trap’

Doncaster motorists warned ‘don’t make your car a Christmas death trap’

Motorists who play Santa by cramming their cars with presents are being warned they could be driving a Christmas death trap.

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Help is at hand for anyone suffering from anxiety, stress, loneliness or sadness in South Yorkshire this Christmas

Help is at hand for anyone suffering from anxiety, stress, loneliness or sadness in South Yorkshire this Christmas

A health trust which provides a range of services across the borough to people experiencing difficulties with their mental health has issued the following advice for residents who may be experiencing more than just the winter blues over the Christmas period.

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Meet the RSPCA’s 12 paw-fect pets looking for purr-fect homes this Christmas – in pictures

Meet the RSPCA’s 12 paw-fect pets looking for purr-fect homes this Christmas – in pictures

Could you offer a rescue animal the best present of all: a new start?

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The Christmas journey hotspots revealed – with up to three hour delays

The Christmas journey hotspots revealed – with up to three hour delays

Traffic experts predict that motorway journeys will take up to three hours longer than normal this Christmas, with the worst delays most likely for those heading north.

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The perfect gifts to treat your dogs this holiday season

The perfect gifts to treat your dogs this holiday season

Having the family together is what Christmas is all about and for many of us this includes our canine companions.

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Here’s some great places to walk off the Christmas Day over-indulgence

Here’s some great places to walk off the Christmas Day over-indulgence

Following the chaos of Christmas Day, there is no better way to unwind than by going for a long walk to explore the outdoors with loved ones. The UK is brimming with countryside, perfect for a post-Christmas walk to dust off the cobwebs.

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11 Christmas parking tips for last minute shoppers

11 Christmas parking tips for last minute shoppers

British motorists wanting to steer clear of any additional Christmas stress have been offered advice for finding a retail parking space during the hectic festive period.

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Almost half of Brits don’t remember what they got for Christmas last year

Almost half of Brits don’t remember what they got for Christmas last year

The UK public are a generous lot at Christmas – but it seems we don’t spend our gift budget very wisely.

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7 ways to deal with unwanted Christmas gifts

7 ways to deal with unwanted Christmas gifts

Many of us have received a gift that wasn’t quite what we wanted, this guide gives advise on what to do with those presents we wish weren’t under the Christmas tree.

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Childline prepares to work around the clock at Christmas to support hundreds of young people seeking help

Childline prepares to work around the clock at Christmas to support hundreds of young people seeking help

Their free and confidential helpline, which is open 365 days a year, is needed as much as ever over Christmas, as desperate youngsters contact the service to discuss their problems, worries and emotions.

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A defence of the Brussels sprout - written by a scientist

by Trevor George, King's College LondonBrussels sprouts, like their European namesake, divide opinion. Some people embrace the flavour

5 ways to cut down your food waste this Christmas

by Elliot Woolley, Loughborough UniversityThe average family throws away about £700 worth of food each year. This is not just a drain

This is the 10 day festive weather forecast - and when snow could hit

Many people may have been dreaming of a 'white Christmas', but what are the experts saying?Some will be disappointed to hear that we may be

15 weird and wonderful Christmas food and drink facts

Fancy a festive family bucket this Christmas?In Japan, eating Kentucky Fried Chicken has become something of a Yule tide tradition for