And, in the same way the big candle was lit on the Blue Peter Advent Crown (not that I ever made one, where on earth do you get flameproof tinsel?), here's the final video in my countdown.
...what else could it be? The amazing Fairytale of New York. Love this song (but only the original, the modern, sanitised version does nothing for me, it's not meant to be tuneful, it's an argument!)
Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays/Messy Kweznuz (for the Blackadder fans)/nice 25th December