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Why did Oliver Cromwell cancel Christmas?

Our free download explains how you can find out if your ancestors were affected by the ban on Christmas

Christmas! A time of feasting, fun, games and merriment. Or at least it was in Britain until 1647, when Cromwell’s Parliament ‘cancelled’ Christmas. But why was it scrapped? And how can you trace your ancestors who were affected?

To find out all about how Cromwell cancelled Christmas, click here to download our information-packed article.


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