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Signed, Sealed, Delivered - taking the Christmas card to heart

The humble Christmas card list is more political than you might think - the average Brit bumps up to five unsuspecting people off their Christmas card list every year, a survey revealed today. ...

T.S. Eliot’s The Waste Land

Rare copy of T.S. Eliot’s The Waste Land among Oxfam finds to go under the hammer

First UK edition of Eliot's famous poem expected to fetch up to £3,000 at auction A rare first UK edition of The Waste Land, by T. S. Eliot will be auctioned on 25 June at Bonhams after...

Christmas trading could be a slow burner for charity shops, says Oxfam

Despite a slow start, new research from Oxfam says that the number of people considering buying their Christmas gifts from a charity shop is up by over a third compared to those that did last year. ...

Hot Chip Vinyl Emporium play Scottish gig for Oxfam

Glasgow 'takeover' is part of the UK's biggest charity music festival, Oxjam Today Hot Chip continued their DJ 'takeover' of Oxfam shops with...

The aMAZEme book maze at London's Southbank Centre

Artists create giant book maze from Oxfam's donated books

A vast labyrinth of 250,000 books, entitled aMAZEme, has been installed on The Clore Ballroom in the Royal Festival Hall, London between 31 July - 25 August, as part of Southbank Centre's...

Dan Brown and Stieg Larsson top Oxfam second hand book chart

Bestselling author Dan Brown has topped Oxfam's 'most donated' list for the fourth year in a row. Thriller and crime writers dominate the annual list from the charity's secondhand...

Stephen Fry and Ruby Wax launch Oxfam’s biggest ever call for book donations with a Great British tea party

King and Queen of comedy, Stephen Fry and Ruby Wax, celebrated the launch of Oxfam's biggest ever call for book donations with a Great British tea party at Hay Festival today. With book donations...

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