- The Frankfurt Christmas Market has been running for 12 years
- It is the largest of its kind in the UK
- Birmingham has been twinned with Frankfurt for over 40 years
- Birmingham’s Christmas Craft Fair the Christmas Markets offer over 180 stalls
- The market has a resident Christmas moose (Chris Moose) who even has his own Twitter page: @thechrismoose
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A very cold, dry day in strong, blustery wind for most with some sleet or snow showers.
A retired grandfather received a shock when he was sent a tax bill for £4.7 billion, paid with monthly instalments of £950 million.
Staying mostly dry for much of the day, and turning increasingly sunny.