And breathe... The Christmas 2017 run-up may be over, but over the next two days we'll round off the year with the King Of Christmas update - let's see which brands really excel at this time of year. Will John Lewis' lack of form impact them?
2017 re-cap: Channel 4 took on "The Great British Bake-Off" in their stride, and their trailer for their Christmas ad was hilarious!
2017 re-cap: Channel 4 had a new set of Christmas idents, and they're really striking. It's great to see them back in the idents tradition again!
2017 re-cap: BBC1 had a strong Christmas line-up, but it was beginning to look long in the tooth. There's a possibility that they'll be dropping Doctor Who on Christmas Day this year...
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J2O drink fans should seek out the Glitterberry flavours as they make a return for another festive season - fruit juice drinks with added glitter!
Enjoy a J2O in a delicious limited edition flavour that contains a grape, cherry and spice flavour! Visit us online to find your local Poundstretcher:
What do you get when you mix sherry with whiskey? According to St George's Distillery, you get liquid Christmas Pudding.
St George’s Distillery in Roudham launches The Norfolk PX - a blend of sherry and whisky ideal for dessert or your cheeseboard.