2013: "Christmas In A Day" has become a bit of an underground Christmas classic, and Sainsburys pared it down to a three-and-a-half minute epic with a hell of a sucker punch.
Thursday 18 October 2018, 6:04am
2010: It's the first of the big John Lewis ads, as they debut with a traditional advert with Ellie Goulding singing "Your Song". Will the song make a return in their ad for 2018?
Thursday 18 October 2018, 6:03am
** 2018 ** It's a simple price list ad for Studio, but they gain bonus points for using "Christmas Wrapping" as its soundtrack, and that train set looks really nice. (H/T @lilacfloyd)
Thursday 18 October 2018, 6:02am
Ever spent time with one of those people who will readily tell you that it's too early for Christmas stock in the supermarkets? Here's a surprising bit of trivia for you: FOUR MILLION POUNDS were spent on mince pies in September alone. The shops wouldn't stock them if they didn't sell them. (H/T Colin McGregor)
Thursday 18 October 2018, 6:01am
COFFEE WATCH: Costa Coffee have announced their Christmas menu, and it will be available from November 1st! The new drinks are the Caramelised Orange & Cream and Hazelnut Praline & Cream, but it's the food that interests us: Pigs In Blankets Mac and Cheese! (H/T @planesmad2016)
Thursday 18 October 2018, 6:00am
Thursday 18 October 2018, 5:50am
Christmas UK Countdown: There are 68 days until Christmas...
Traditional Advent Calendar bought, still not decided on which daily-gift one to buy. But is it too early to hang the Advent Calendar up in the kitchen?
Wednesday 17 October 2018, 9:15pm
1980: It's about time we had a Woolworths ad, and Harry Seacombe gives up a bit of Ali Baba.
Wednesday 17 October 2018, 6:08am
2003: Prunella Scales has Roger Moore in her sights, as Tesco bring us a dose of Bond-age.
Wednesday 17 October 2018, 6:07am
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