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Supermarkets braced for Mayhem Monday

Promotions on items such as televisions bumped up sales on Black Friday

Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Manic Monday have all been endured, but shoppers are set to storm the supermarkets again on the inaugural Mayhem Monday.

A sickbag for Christmas

Archbishop Welby comments

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on pointless possessions, the parable of the baked beans and spray-on electricity.

The tail wags the dog

How HS2 could look

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on a drink-driving dilemma, the return of Benefits Street and how HS2 could derail Tory election hopes.

Yule trip over this

Michael Palin says he's reluctant to make another travel series any time soon

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on festive logs, phone scammers and the Python we'd all love as a neighbour.

Who'll be the next Twitter-chump?

Emily Thornberry

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on the political perils of social media, the joy of coal and a problem with those glowing fridge magnets

When lamb goes to your head

A screengrab from Blackadder Goes Forth, (3149811)

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on violence in French kitchens, the danger of compassion for all, and coal-shovel etiquette.