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Travel back in time at Hillsborough Castle this Christmas

Jenny Lee
WHETHER it’s scaring yourselves silly with spine-tingling ghost stories, hitting the high notes with carols or making decorations with your children or grandchildren, a visit to the picturesque Hillsborough Castle has plenty going on in the run-up to Christmas and into the new year.

Ask the Expert: How do I tell my children their father has got cancer?

Q: MY HUSBAND has been diagnosed with cancer and I don't know how to tell our young children – should I put on a brave face or let them know what's going on? A: Julia Ross, head of cancer care at Bupa UK, says: "One in two people are expected to be diagnosed with cancer, so it's something many families will face, unfortunately.