Santa Claus

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Santa was wearing red and white well before Haddon Sundblom’s iconic 1930s Coca Cola advertisements. Photograph:  Aurore Mesenge/AFP via Getty Images

There are those who will have you believe that Santa Claus wears red and white in honour of the colours of the Coca-Cola brand. This is nonsense. The (...)

Reality has hit home among Irish consumers that wages are rising and full employment is back. Providing Brexit is sorted without killing the economy, things aren’t so bad after all

Each year for the last several years we have gone to the same location with the children to see Santa Claus: an old manor estate on the outskirts of D(...)

‘Brian and Leo are crying their eyes out while calling their brother every F word, B word and C word under the sun.’

We’ve been putting off writing the children’s Santa list for a few weeks now because we have a surprise for them – we’re taking them to Lapland! When(...)

More efficient delivery than Amazon -  Santa Claus in his sleigh  in the Arctic Circle. Photograph: Reuters/Pawel Kopczynski

It is proving extremely difficult in the aviation sector to find technological solutions to greenhouse gas emissions that influence climate change. As(...)

Night view of Galway Continental Christmas Market

In a very short space of time, Christmas markets have become an integral part of the season’s festivities. From this weekend, all across the country a(...)

 Santa Claus rides his sleigh as he prepares for Christmas on the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi, northern Finland. Photograph: Reuters

The five Cox children from Killarney, Co Kerry, like quite a few of the ecstatic children on board this Aer Lingus flight to Lapland, only discovered (...)