Category Archives: Santa Claus

Joyeux Noel…

… a movie based on true accounts of the 1914 Christmas Truce’s which sprang up between enemy troops along various fronts during the First world War. Whilst aspects of this might seem completely unreal to those of us who weren’t … Continue reading

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You say Santa Claus…

…and I say Father Christmas by crikey! And if your an Aussie – you’d better get this RIGHT! I’ll be buggered if I’m going to kowtow to commercialism, and the Americanising of how it is WE see Christmas – here … Continue reading

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