The 1994 Sunday Trading Act prohibits large stores from opening on Christmas Day
only when it falls on a Sunday.
But we've seen plenty of one-off wagers such as Mr Berzins', along with several from people who have bet they could lose weight and others who have bet that the Queen will abdicate in her Christmas Day
Xavier Garambois, vice-president of EU retail at Amazon, said: "The trends that emerge during the course of the day give us a fascinating insight into how the nation spends Christmas Day
Unfortunately, the pickings will be slim for those who are waiting until the last minute to finish shopping, as very few stores are open on Christmas Day
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5% of this year's Christmas Day
programming, up from 7.
PARAMEDIC Gio Riva, 50, offered to work a 12-hour shift on Christmas Day
based at Hawthorn Ambulance Station near Pontypridd.
Reflets par Pierre Gagnaire Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day
Lunch (790 AED per person not including beverages); Al Badia Christmas Picnic Brunch (295 AED with soft drinks, 395 AED with house beverages, 525 AED with bubbly); Reflets New Year Gala (1,300 AED not including beverages, 2,000 AED with premium beverages).
The men will spend Christmas Day
with their families, but said they would be blogging and taking pictures to prove they had completed the task.
Unlike previous years, Cyta said that there were no problems of heavy traffic and delays, with the busiest hour being from 11pm on Christmas Eve to 30 minutes past midnight on Christmas Day
A man has died after apparently slipping on ice while visiting his mother's grave on Christmas Day