Day 5 20 SLEEPS UNTIL CHRISTMAS DAY

Day 5 20 SLEEPS UNTIL CHRISTMAS DAY

NICE LITTLE CHRISTMAS NUMBER

jeanniejeanniejeannie.co.uk BLOG 5th December 2018

1              2,340,000 mph – The speed at which Santa’s sleigh would need to travel if he were to reach every home in the world on Christmas Eve

2              £51,000,000 – The amount saved each year through the use of discount voucher codes at Christmas for Christmas presents

3              8 – The number of Santa’s reindeer who’s names are taken from Clement C. Moore’s “A Visit From St. Nicholas”

4              £700 Million – The amount of money spent on unwanted Christmas gifts

5              6.8 Million – The number of iOS and Android devices that will be activated on Christmas day

6              1957 – The year of the first ever televised Queen’s Christmas speech

7              45% – The percentage of all greetings card sent every year that are Christmas related

8              4.25 Million – The number of British people who will travel abroad for Christmas

9              1 – The number of mince pies you should eat on each of the 12 days of Christmas to bring good luck

10           8 Million – The number of natural Christmas trees consumed by the UK each year

11           1647 – The year in which Oliver Cromwell banned celebrating Christmas because he believed it was immoral to feast and drink on such a holy day

12           364 – The total number of gifts listed in “The 12 days of Christmas”

13           £18,000,000,000 – Will be withdrawn from UK cash machines over Christmas

14           822 – The number of houses Santa would need to visit every second if he were to make all his deliveries

15           20 Meters – The height of the Christmas tree in Trafalgar square

16           13 – The number of Santa’s in Iceland

17           25 Million – The number of Christmas puddings we eat in the UK every year

18           57 – The number of Olympic sized swimming pools that could be filled with the beer consumed in the UK over Xmas

19           3 Billion – The number of Christmas cards sent in the USA every year

20           221 Feet – The height of the tallest ever Christmas tree which was displayed in Northgate Shopping Centre, Seattle, Washington

INSPIRATIONAL CHRISTMAS QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Nothing’s as mean as giving a little child something useful for Christmas. ~ Kin Hubbard

CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS PICTURE BOOK

  1. Mince Spies Paperback by Mark Sperring (Author), Sophie Corrigan (Illustrator)
  2. Super Frozen Magic Forest (Super Happy Magic Forest 2) by Matty Long

CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS BOOK For 5+ READERS

Lucy’s Magical Winter Stories by Anne Booth (Author), Sophy Williams (Illustrator)

CHRISTMAS NOVELS

Christmas at the Comfort Food Cafe by Debbie Johnson  (Author)

A RADIO TIMES CHRISTMAS COVER

2012

CHILDREN’S ANNUAL

Annual 2019: Perfect for little heroes everywhere! (PJ Masks)

CHRISTMAS CAROL

Lully, Lula (The Coventry Carol)

CHRISTMAS FILM

A Christmas Story (1983)

HAPPINESS AT CHRISTMAS IS…

Happiness at Christmas is… …singing carols around the tree or in front of a log fire

IT’S GRANDAD’S CHRISTMAS CRACKER JOKE OF THE DAY

What do angry mice send to each other at Christmas? Cross Mouse Cards!

AT CHRISTMAS LOVE IS…

At Christmas Love is… kissing someone special under the mistletoe

CHRISTMAS TRACK OF THE DAY

When A child Is Born – Johnny Mathis

Highest Chart Position: No.1 25th December 1976

A CHRISTMAS ALBUM

Click to see tracklist Christmas: There’ll Be Peace In The Valley – Johnny Cash

WHAT DAY IS IT?

Wednesday 5th December 2018

International Ninja Day

Bath Tub Party Day

World Soil Day

 

 

 

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