I had the misfortune to visit Morrisons on New Year’s Eve. I needed to replace the halogen bulb in our living room lamp that had blown as darkness fell and I swear that the supermarket was busier than at Christmas. Had the ConDems banned shopping in 2011 as part of their economic master plan?
But apart from the crowds was the sight of the Christmas tree at the entrance being packed in its cardboard box for another year. Given that they put the bloody thing up in October, you’d think they’d have the decency to wait until twelfth Night to take it down. Read more ›››