Where Christmas began…

In this blog, we will transport you back to where Christmas celebrations began, in Victorian times. It seems hard to believe now but before the 19th century, Christmas was hardly celebrated and it didn’t become a public holiday until the end of the century. It is now the biggest annual celebration and we owe the Victorians for many of the festive traditions we still uphold today. Starting with the man himself, Father Christmas was originally part of an old EnglishRead more