The annual re-entries coming thick and fast: It’s the only time these days I recognise records that are in the charts!
5 All I Want for Christmas is You – Mariah Carey
6. Last Christmas – Wham (sigh)
10 Fairytale of New York – Pogues
16 Do they Know it’s Christmas? – Band Aid
21 Merry Christmas Everyone – Shaky
24 I Wish It Could be Christmas Everyday – Wizzard
Outside the top 40, we have Brenda Lee, Slade, Elton, Chris Rea, John and Yoko, Paul McCartney, Andy Williams, Coldplay, Bing, Buble and Kylie.