‘Home Alone’: Post-Pandemic Loneliness At Christmas, With An 83-Year-Old

As Prime Minister Boris Johnson sticks to UK Christmas rules by instilling a “high degree of personal responsibility” upon his people, the upcoming festive period does not seem as jolly as usual. Home Alone, a Christmas classic, so ludicrously detached from reality, who are we but to laugh all over ourselves at the thought ofContinue reading “‘Home Alone’: Post-Pandemic Loneliness At Christmas, With An 83-Year-Old”

Hartlepool Giving Tree Goes Viral, Raising Over 160,000 Christmas Gifts For UK Children

Hartlepool Giving Tree, an online platform where people pledge to donate a Christmas gift for a child or young adult, many of whom have escaped domestic abuse, has raised over 160,000 gifts, and counting. The Giving Tree, which is held at Middleton Grange Shopping Centre, ‘organises a Giving Tree every year in order to supportContinue reading “Hartlepool Giving Tree Goes Viral, Raising Over 160,000 Christmas Gifts For UK Children”