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Let’s 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 classicfm.com...and we encourage you to go Christmassy. We hope you take part and suggest you consider voting for a few [...]

January 8th, 2022|Latest News|Comments Off on Let’s Vote ‘Christmas’ in Classical Poll

Happy Orthodox Christmas Day

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, 2022|Latest News|Comments Off on Happy Orthodox Christmas Day

Epiphany: a Merry Little Christmas

It is once again 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 [...]

January 6th, 2022|Latest News|Comments Off on Epiphany: a Merry Little Christmas

Another Holy Night in Christmas Carol Poll

For the sixth year in succession, 'O Holy Night' has been voted Classic FM's favourite carol in the radio station's annual Christmas countdown. The top 10 is as follows: 1. O Holy Night 2. Silent Night 3. In the Bleak Mid-Winter (Holst) 4. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing 5. In the Bleak Mid-Winter (Darke) 6. [...]

January 2nd, 2022|Latest News|Comments Off on Another Holy Night in Christmas Carol Poll

Happy New Year!

As we enter the third 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, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Happy New Year!

LadBaby Sets Christmas Chart Record

Charity campaigner LadBaby and Roxanne Hoyle have claimed the UK's Christmas number one single for a record-breaking fourth consecutive year – surpassing both The Beatles and the Spice Girls for most festive chart-toppers in succession. ‘Sausage Rolls for Everyone’, the duo's collaboration with Ed Sheeran and Sir Elton John, is the latest annual sausage roll-themed [...]

December 28th, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on LadBaby Sets Christmas Chart Record

Queen’s Message Tops Ratings

The Queen's Christmas message was the most-watched television programme on Christmas Day, according to initial ratings. An audience of 8.96 million saw Her Majesty’s seasonal address on BBC One, ITV and Sky News. The Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special and Call the Midwife, both shown on BBC One, were the next two most popular shows. Streaming [...]

December 27th, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Queen’s Message Tops Ratings

Enjoy a Special Christmas Eve

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, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Enjoy a Special Christmas Eve

Christmas No. 1 Race Takes a Twist

Ed Sheeran and Sir Elton John have confirmed they are releasing a parody version of their current single 'Merry Christmas' alongside YouTuber Ladbaby, whose sausage roll-themed songs have taken top spot in the UK charts for the last three years at Christmas. If Ladbaby succeeds again it will be the first time in history any [...]

December 10th, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Christmas No. 1 Race Takes a Twist