In case it had escaped you, many pictures depicting Santa and his sleigh show a full moon lighting his way.

Well the last full moon at Christmas day was actually in 1977.

This year there will be a full moon!

It won't be until 2034 that we'll have the next full moon on Christmas day.

So if you have a suitable camera and tripod, I've just had a look and the current forecast shows that some parts of the UK may have some clear periods.


....you never know!

Of course you could always look for Tim Peake instead.