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    Our Santas’ Favourite Christmas Films

    A recent poll may have put It’s A Wonderful Life top of the festive film charts but our Secret Santas have decided that it’s a more recent Christmas classic that tops the charts. Entertainment journalist Maria Realf takes a look…

    Stills from The Grinch, Home Alone and Elf
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    Getting Crafty

    These Christmas crafts are simple and fun for all the family - and they result in unique decorations you can treasure for years to come!

    paper Santa hats piled up
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    It’s Office Party Season!

    Office party season is upon us, which means only one thing: Secret Santa. This list of ideas to suit your budget will help you avoid those panic-bought gifts!

    Little boy's eyes light up as food appears on his plate | Action for Children
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    Secret Santa – Mumsnet Guest Campaign of the week!

    Our ‘Be a Secret Santa’ Christmas Campaign got the Mumsnet seal of approval today as we were chosen as their Guest Campaign of the week!

    Playful mother and daughter holding hands on sofa | Action for Children
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    Letters from our Santas

    Did you spot the good news? Over the weekend, we reached our 3,000th Secret Santa recruit! Not only has every single Santa been generous enough to give what they can to help vulnerable children this Christmas but we’ve also received bundles of letters from them, full of kind words and warm wishes.

    A selection of letters from our Secret Santas
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    Christmas in foster care

    A warm bed and a safe home may seem like simple things. But foster carer Lissie explains how much they mean for the children she works with.

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    Half of Brits admit they ‘re-gift’ unwanted presents

    It may be the season of goodwill but when we surveyed 2,000 people about their Christmas presents, we found that half of Brits admit to ‘re-gifting’.

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    Secret Santa – Christmas is coming

    For most of us, the festive season is a time of joy. But there are children in the UK who face a Christmas without food, warmth or love. This Christmas, we need 25,000 Santas to make sure we reach children like this all over the UK. Will you be one of them?

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    Help a vulnerable child this Christmas when you shop online

    You can help bring more joy, warmth and safety to vulnerable children in the UK this Christmas when you shop for your Christmas presents online.