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Vote Christmas in Classical Poll

Classic FM’s vote for the annual classical music Hall of Fame opens this month and results will be revealed over the Easter weekend in April. You can vote for your three favourite pieces online at we want you to go Christmassy. We encourage you to take part and suggest you consider voting for a [...]

January 8th, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Vote Christmas in Classical Poll

Orthodox Christmas Day Dawns

As Orthodox Christians in central and eastern Europe, along with other parts of the world, celebrate Christmas on January 7 it is our delight to wish you a very happy and peaceful Christmas Day. The day is a time of reflection and healing in many eastern European countries, but it is also a day for feasting [...]

January 7th, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Orthodox Christmas Day Dawns

Epiphany: Merry Little Christmas

It is our delight to wish all of you celebrating the feast of Epiphany today all the happiness in the world. Sometimes called Three Kings’ Day, January 6th is celebrated in some traditions as “Little Christmas”. Epiphany, a Christian feast day that celebrates the revelation of God incarnate as Jesus Christ, principally commemorates the visit of [...]

January 6th, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Epiphany: Merry Little Christmas

Wham! Hit Top Spot After 36 Years

Thirty-six years after it was first released, Wham!'s "Last Christmas" has topped the UK singles chart for the first time after notching 9.2 million streams in the last week. Wham!'s song was denied top spot by Band Aid's "Do They Know It's Christmas?" back in December 1984 and became the biggest-selling single never to reach number [...]

January 1st, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Wham! Hit Top Spot After 36 Years

Happy New Year 2021!

As we enter the second year of the twenties, we at How to Christmas want to wish you all a very happy, prosperous and above all healthy New Year.

December 31st, 2020|Latest News|Comments Off on Happy New Year 2021!

LadBaby and McCartney Top Christmas Charts

LadBaby has become only the third act in UK chart history to notch three successive Christmas number one singles, while Sir Paul McCartney has landed top spot in the festive album charts. LadBaby's latest song is entitled "Don't Stop Me Eatin'" and is raising funds for The Trussell Trust food bank charity. It knocked Mariah [...]

December 27th, 2020|Latest News|Comments Off on LadBaby and McCartney Top Christmas Charts

Queen’s Speech Tops Ratings

Overnight figures show the Queen's Speech topped the UK television ratings on Christmas Day. Exclusive BBC programmes filled six of the top 10 places. 1. The Queen - 8.14m (BBC, ITV, Sky) 2. Call The Midwife - 5.43m (BBC One) 3. Blankety Blank - 5.26m (BBC One) 4. Strictly Come Dancing - 4.86m (BBC One) [...]

December 26th, 2020|Latest News|Comments Off on Queen’s Speech Tops Ratings

Tonight’s the Magical Night

Happy Christmas Eve to all of you! Enjoy every second. Time to let the excitement flow because Father Christmas is taking to the sky tonight.

December 24th, 2020|Latest News|Comments Off on Tonight’s the Magical Night

‘Don’t Give Up’ Plea by Mackesy

In these uncertain and turbulent times, when Christmas can be given and taken away in a moment, we thought you might like to look at this BBC piece featuring the talented artist Charlie Mackesy, who tells us: "Don't give up, the storm ends."    

December 19th, 2020|Latest News|Comments Off on ‘Don’t Give Up’ Plea by Mackesy