BOOZED up Brits got into the festive spirits last night as they took to the streets to start the party season.
Revellers started their very merry Christmas in jumpers and costumes, as emergency services arrived to ease the carnage.
Some seemed to have had little too much festive cheer as
The stars met when they were at school growing up in Watford, unaware that one day they would win the X Factor
X Factor winners Rak Su look totally different in early unseen pictures taken before they were famous.
The stars, who won the singing contest last night, are famed
A FAMILY has held Christmas six weeks early to allow a terminally ill granddad to enjoy a final festive celebration surrounded by loved ones.
Anthony Smith, 54, was given between two and six months to live after being diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer in May.
But, determined to see
A HOMEOWNER was fined £50 by council jobsworths for putting his recycling out a few hours early.
Angus Hamilton left the waste outside his home in Clerkenwell, North London, at around 12.06pm.
Islington Council's website states bags on his street are designated for an "evening" collection.
Angus was stunned to receive
A YOUNG mum who delivered her baby two weeks early so her dying mother could hold him in her arms said it was her "parting gift".
Georgia Wilkins had her birth induced before her mum, Mandy, died after suffering with Alzheimer's at just 43 years old.
The 18-year-old said her
DAVID DAVIS was the one who pushed Theresa May into holding an early vote and she almost QUIT on election night, an explosive new book reveals.
And there are claims the bombshell exit poll was LEAKED and even President Obama called to say he thought Labour were going to
AMERICAN and Japanese warplanes flew side by side as they conducted military drills - just hours before Kim Jong-un is expected to order another nuke test.
The fighters jets flew from the US military base in Guam in a show of force to war-mongering Kim.
North Korea's dictator is believed
THERESA MAY will lose her job next year as the Government is torn apart over Brexit, City experts predicted today.
Morgan Stanley told clients in a research note that 2018 is likely to see ANOTHER snap election because the Tories will turn against the PM.
The US bank added that
The victim, aged in her 20s, had just left a bar in Windsor when the attacker pounced as police launch a major probe.
There'll be sore heads around the country this morning after a night of partying for new freshers-to-be
Pictures snapped around the country show ecstatic newly confirmed students causing mayhem in the likes of Newcastle and Birmingham.
A young woman laughs down the phone as she celebrates outside Players nightclub in
The man is in a critical condition in hospital after the fire at Desire in Hanley
The man suffered serious burns after the blaze broke out at Desire in Hanley, Staffs., in the early hours of Saturday morning.
The fire broke out in Trinity Street, Hanley, on Saturday morning
Jayde Greene, 27, is hoping to find a cure for the degenerative disease
Jayde Greene is hoping to find a cure for the degenerative disease after she discovered she may not live to see her son finish secondary school.
Jayde Greene is determined to make memories with her baby son