From must-sees to must-buys, here’s our list of everything you need to do, wear and see this December

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Christmas Day

The wait is nearly over and the countdown is on… Christmas! Head on down to your nearest Debenhams store to choose your perfect #FoundIt gifts for the whole family. Enjoy the most wonderful time of year surrounded by your loved ones with festive food and beverages.

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25 December

 

 

 

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New Year’s Eve

Whether you’re having a girly night out, a romantic meal for two or a cosy night on the sofa, there’s tonnes of options to do when the clock strikes 12 this New Year’s. Book tickets for some of London’s top firework displays, including the annual New Year’s Eve Fireworks display launched from the London Eye. Watch from afar at venues such as Aqua or Sky Bar, offering a rooftop view of these not-to-be-missed firework displays.

31 December

 

 

 

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The London Illustration Fair 2016

Be entertained this December with a four day event packed with illustration, workshops, talks, music and a range of Christmas gift ideas. Featuring rising stars of the illustration and craft world including The Doodle Man, Kristjana S Williams and Guido Iafigliola, this annual event has now been moved to a bigger and better venue for another successful year full of creativity.

1-4 December

 

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The Charles Dickens Museum

Step back in time and explore an in-depth perspective into London’s most famous author Charles Dickens. See where he wrote, dined and lived with his wife, whilst fully immersing yourself in his family home. Writer of the iconic ‘A Christmas Carol,’ see a candlelit performance of the festive tale or a costumed tour of London showing how those of Dickensian era celebrated Christmas.

Throughout December

 

 

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Christmas Markets

There’s no better way to get in the Christmas spirit than with a festive-filled Christmas market. With a broad range of venues including Southbank Centre, Leicester Square and Hyde Parks Winter Wonderland, there’s enough to cater for the whole family. Wrap up warm to indulge in mulled wine and stock up on all of your bespoke Christmas gifts from the wide variety of stalls.

 

Throughout December

 

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Star Wars fans – the time has nearly arrived. Watch the next step in this iconic saga with the first standalone movie: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Get your fix of storm troopers, ewoks, Jedi’s and wookies in this key event in the Star Wars timeline as your favourite characters go head to head in an epic adventure. The force is strong on this one!

14 December

 

 

 
 

(Image credit: Rex)