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London in the snow | Deep Focus

We might not get a white Christmas, but we got a white mid-December instead. In the latest of our Deep Focus series, where we look closely at a seemingly simple photograph, we compare London in the snow to Breugel's 1565 classic, The Hunters in the Snow.

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Seven alternative Christmas movies to keep Scrooge happy

Fancy an alternative Christmas movie that doesn't require Bruce Willis to take his socks off? For anyone in need of some seasonally-appropriate viewing without the sleigh bells on, here's seven alternative Christmas movies to keep you properly out of the festive spirit.