Here's a list of online links that may also provide you with further inspiration and useful information this Christmas. The section has been broken down into: Something for your Christmas Spirit, Celebrating Christmas: Dining and Partying and General London Information Links
SOMETHING FOR YOUR CHRISTMAS SPIRIT
Charles Dickens Christmas Page
Charles Dickens has probably had more influence on the way that we celebrate Christmas today than any single individual in human history except one.
The lyrics of carols, and origins of the most popular Christmas carols are included on this site.
Christmas! A word filled with anticipation for children, a word full of memories for grownups. We remember the long, dark evenings during December. The house filled with aromas only enjoyed during winter.
Christmas for Kids
Christmas is most magical when you have kids around to share it with. Passing on holiday traditions, making goodies and crafts, and sharing stories helps bring out the child in all of us.
Your merriest Christmas ever! Packed with over 800 Christmas recipes. Check it out for Christmas menus, recipes, baking hints and party tips.
A large directory of Christmas stories and Christmas poems on the Internet.
The Christmas Shop
Formerly a shop at London Bridge, The Christmas Shop is now an online shopping experience. A magical collection of ornaments, gifts and decorations twelve months of the year.
How Christmas Works
Let's say that on December 20 you were to meet a friendly space alien. He asks if you would consider being his guide for the week, and you decide to take on the job.
Letter From Santa - NSPCC
The magic begins with a Letter from Santa. Choose from a range of enchanting stories and new illustrations. Every letter can be personalised with a child's name, age, hobbies and more. A suggested £5 donation to NSPCC for every letter helps us cover the cost and means we can be there to keep more children safe.
Christmas flowers for delivery to UK from Pickupflowers.com online florists, the best place to buy delightful Christmas wreaths and sensational Christmas centerpieces for delivery throughout the UK.
Pines and Needles
Buy a tree, stand and decorations then organize your delivery/removal at checkout.
CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS: DINING AND PARTYING
Christmas City Cruises
Whether it is a buffet followed by dancing the night away or our excellent Christmas Day Lunch Cruise, there is something for everyone over the coming festive period and we look forward to welcoming you on board.
Christmas Murder Mystery
Murder Mystery Events Limited supplies the best interactive entertainment money can buy! How about a Christmas Murder Mystery dinner party?
Design My Night London
Find a great night out in London.
LOVE London for Less with the biggest and best selection of savings you'll find online. Discount London is your one stop shop for Tourist Attractions, Sightseeing Tours and Thames River Cruises in London.
Instead of planning your own Christmas dinner in London on Christmas Day, let someone else take the reigns and book yourself into a nice restaurant!
An extensive range of themes to make your party exciting and unforgettable. We offer both the classical range of corporate parties in the refined atmosphere of livery companies, or more diverse and distinctive themes. These range from the wondrous themes of circus entertainment, amusing Vegas parties or simply magnificent Dinner and Dance feasts.
GENERAL LONDON INFORMATION LINKS
The Official Visitor Site for London.
The official website of London Underground Limited, with live travel information, tickets online, standard and interactive tube maps, and a journey planner.
London Evening Standard
London Evening Standard – your ultimate guide to London news, life, culture, entertainment, sport and politics. Learn more about people living in the city.
London has lots to offer including stunning attractions, beautiful parks and gardens and is the venue of many world famous sporting events, exhibitions, concerts and festivals. Start your journey here.