Advent Calendar – 16th December

9 days to go!

2020: The year of the virtual meeting!

Library team virtual meeting

The Library team find time to have one last virtual 'get-together' before Christmas!

Christmas Book of the Day

Coming Home For Christmas

These three friends are dreading Christmas…

Cat needs to get off the ‘has-been’ heap and rescue her flagging TV career, but the demands of her extended family are reaching fever pitch and she barely has time to breathe. Meanwhile, Pippa has got too many balls to juggle as a struggling single mum trying to hang on to her family farm. And Marianne’s marriage is looking distinctly rocky now her beloved husband’s ex is back on the scene.

Happy Christmas? Forget it. But Christmas is a time for miracles, and when the villagers learn they must fight for what they love, it becomes clear that there is festive magic in the air.

Suddenly for Cat, Pippa and Marianne, it’s looking like it might just be a Christmas to remember… (Description from

This book is available to borrow from the Library via the online request form

Coming Home For Christmas

Christmas Word of the Day


glittering with or as with gold or silver; tinseled

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Did you know?

The term 'Xmas'...

The abbreviation Xmas isn't irreligious. The letter X is a Greek abbreviation for Christ

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