In the past decade Britain has seen an increase in Christmas markets arriving from the continent. With stalls of German sausages, French cheeses and European beers gracing the streets of our major cities the UK is gradually becoming part of the Christmas Market scene which is already huge on the continent.
Not only do they fill the cities with festive joy and the scent of mulled wine, they help to increase tourism during the winter months with many people visiting the cities which host them for city break weekends.
Here we take a look at five of the best in the UK.
The rounded sleeping capsules send guests drifting into ocean before arriving on desert island by morning.
Sitting on the saddle activates the part of the brain responsible for learning, a study has claimed.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.
Confused Apple customers are finding coins in their MacBooks.
x Share us on Facebook