Quiz: How well do you know the lyrics to Fairytale of New York?

IT'S virtually impossible to escape the sound of age-old Christmas songs blasting out wherever you go.

But arguably the best (and least irritating) of them all is The Pogues’ Fairytale of New York – and so it’s time to put your knowledge of it to the test.

Take our quiz and see how well you remember those amusing and sometimes pretty brutal lyrics.


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