Bells are ringing

It’s that time of year again.  Jessie J switched on the Oxford Street Christmas lights last week, Santa’s Grottos are springing up in shopping centres all over the country and the TV ad campaigns promote nostalgic images of us ordinary Brits enjoying Christmas in our homes, with the neighbours popping in for some Christmas cheer and the family sitting down to the traditional roast.

Home, family and neighbours are where our thoughts naturally start to turn at this time of … Read more