[QODLink]
Europe

London enjoys a most multicultural Christmas

Some treat December 25 as a religious holiday, while others launch a secular time for parties and gifts.
Last Modified: 25 Dec 2012 19:32

In London, the increasingly multicultural population is marking Christmas in a number of ways.

Some residents remember the birth of Christ, while others treat it as a secular holiday for parties and giving presents.

Many Londoners even treat it just like any other day.

Al Jazeera’s Peter Sharp reports from London.

50

Source:
Al Jazeera
Topics in this article
People
City
Featured on Al Jazeera
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
Featured
People are starving in southern Somalia while relief efforts are blocked by government and rebel fighting.
Some scientists say authorities in favour of nuclear energy tend to deny the negative results of researchers.
Report on child sex abuse in British Asian community highlights issues that may affect the entire nation.
Taliban makes quick gains in Afghanistan with little opposition from Afghan army as US withdrawal begins.
Experts from Minamata, Japan check for signs of mercury illnesses in Ontario, Canada.
join our mailing list