Happy St Lucia Day!

Lucia day in Scandinavia is on December 13th – a very special day in the Scandinavian calendar. Originally, St Lucia celebrated “the bearer of light” and the tradition today is still that a train of people dressed in white will walk in the dark bearing candles, singing Christmas carols. The Lucia celebrations in Sweden can …

Saint Lucy’s Day in London

Every year, kids and adults join in what is also known as the festival of light Saint Lucy’s Day the 13th of December, a very special day in the Scandinavian calendar. Originally, St Lucia celebrated “the bearer of light” and that is still very much what we celebrate today. This timing, and her name meaning …