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VIDEO: Are the holidays haunting your bank account?

VIDEO: Are the holidays haunting your bank account?

News, Shopping, UK
Young people spend a lot of money on festive parties. With Halloween just gone and the Christmas holiday season knocking on your door, celebrating is getting to be really expensive for a lot of us - food, outfits, decorations, presents. British shoppers, altogether have spent nearly £155 million on costumes this year - making Halloween Britain's second biggest adult party. This year saw a climb of 1.7 percent to £481m in overall spend of seasonal products, according to GlobalData. Halloween may have taken the prize for being Britain's second biggest celebration but Christmas is still the first, as shoppers spend even more money on this holiday. Gocompare.com Money released statistics last year that showed that the average British household expects to spend £753 on Christmas fe
Can’t afford to be hungover this Halloween? Try this!

Can’t afford to be hungover this Halloween? Try this!

Health & Fitness
Let's face it, as time goes on it's becoming harder and harder to overcome our hangovers the morning after a night out. But that doesn’t mean you’re too old to handle your hangovers; maybe you’re just doing it wrong. Have you ever thought about yoga? Halloween is just another excuse to drink to our limits (or past them) and get up to no good. But when it happens on a Tuesday – like this year – it makes it very hard to enjoy yourself when you’re constantly thinking about having to wake up early. But to make your post-Halloween hangover slightly more bearable this year, we’ve come up with a few yoga moves you can try, because your boss never has to know you went out. Don’t worry - your secret is safe with us. And the best part is, you don’t even have to leave your bedroom if you don’t feel
4 Halloween make-up so easy you can do with your eyes closed

4 Halloween make-up so easy you can do with your eyes closed

Beauty, Fashion
If you still didn't find your look for Halloween, here's our suggestions on 4 easy make-up you can slay at every spooky occasion. CAT Go for the classic cat look that never gets old for a Halloween costume. What you need? Eyeliner! Use it to draw your cute kitty nose, whiskers and the inevitable cat-eyes. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bauj3CigPU8/?tagged=catmakeup   WEDNESDAY ADDAMS If your willpower to live is basically zero and your sarcasm reaches the highest levels, you might consider to dress up as the famous daughter of the Addams’ family. You just need all black dress, two long braids on the side with hair parted in the middle and a black lipstick to slay that Halloween mood. https://www.instagram.com/p/BayqcmQFV_X/?tagged=wednesdayaddams   POP UP GI
5 Sinister events this All Hallows’ Eve 🦇🎃

5 Sinister events this All Hallows’ Eve 🦇🎃

Food
Wanting to experience something that little bit extra this Halloween? Then look no further, our suggestions for this Hallow-weekend are all spooktacular…   For the sweet tooth – The Royal Lancaster, Lancaster terrace (26th October–31st October). A Halloween afternoon tea inspired by 1960s cult horror movies, think Psycho and Black Sunday. This feast includes haunted black forest mousse, axe carved beef sandwiches, chocolate coated blackbird macaroons, Psycho marbled lollipops and dark chocolate scones… among many other delectable delicacies.   For the scare seeker - Day of the Dead at Junkyard Golf, Brick Lane (31st October). Don your scariest skull face-paint and make your way around their four nightmarish nine-hole golf courses while sipping on hair-raising cock
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