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Boxing day in Andover, Hampshire

Boxing Day is a time to spend with family or friends, usually those not seen on Christmas Day itself.

Boxng day dinner has always been my favourite meal, a Christmas buffet or “leftovers” from Christmas lunch.

In recent times, the day has become linked with many sports. Horse racing is particularly popular with meets all over the country.

The BBC horse racing events can be found here

Many top football teams also play on Boxing Day.

Premier League Boxing Day Fixtures

12.30 Fulham vs Wolverhampton Wanderers – Sky Sports

15.00 Burnley vs Everton 15.00 Crystal Palace vs Cardiff City

15.00 Leicester City vs Man City 15.00 Liverpool vs Newcastle United

15.00 Man Utd vs Huddersfield Town

15.00 Tottenham vs AFC Bournemouth

17.15 Brighton vs Arsenal – Sky Sports

19.30 Watford vs Chelsea – Sky Sports

Another ‘sport’ to emerge in recent years is shopping, the Boxing day sales, have some people up as early as 4am, to grab a bargain from the Boxing Day sales.

However you choose to spend today. Have fun

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