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School for Santas: How to be Father Christmas

As the big day approaches, demand grows for Father Christmas to be in more than one place at a time.

So the job of spreading Christmas cheer falls to his deputies all around the world.

Wookey Hole's Santaland in Somerset holds an annual Training School for dozens of stand-ins for the great man.

From reindeer wrangling to getting the perfect ho ho ho, school director James Lovell explains the various different parts of the syllabus.

  • 21 Dec 2010
  • From the section UK
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