Traditions & MemoriesThis forum area discusses all the time honored traditions of Christmas. From Christmas trees to mistletoe to great fun with Santa these topics bring us together and inspire great celebration year round. We relish learning of Christmas from all parts of the world and sharing unique cultural traditions from all over. Share your ideas and fond memories here!
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Yes, it was done as a neighbourhood thing when I was a kid (1970's) There would be quite a large group of us, both adults and children, someone had a guitar and we'd go round the houses (snow falling, of course) and we kids would take it in turns to go to the doors with the collecting tin. It always seemed late at night but I guess we finished about 9pm and then we all ended up at someone's house for doughnuts and hot chocolate.
It's a really great memory I have of Christmas when I was little
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Yes I used to go carolling with my friends. Being neighbours we used to meet when it was getting dark and we used to have some smashing moments, except when someone's dog used to decide that he dosen't want to hear any carols and stars barking like mad.