Want to avoid the crowds? More and more Catholic charities are selling Christmas cards and presents on-line this year. The following sites have a good selection. If you can recommend other good sites please let us know.
New Ways Charity which supports aid and development projects in northern Kenya. Their site now has Christimas catalogue. http://www.newways.org.uk/newwayschristmascatalogue.pdf
The Catholic Children's Society, Westminster http://www.cathchild.org.uk/shop/products.php?Category=15
Aid to the Church in Need http://www.acnuk.net
Pattaya Orphanage Runs projects in Thailand with street children, the blind, deaf, disabled and Aids orphans http://www.pattayaorphanage.org.uk/ CAFOD http://www.cafod.org.uk/
For Catholic e-cards for any occasion, visit: http://www.AmericanCatholic.org/
*If you're in London tonight, 4 December, the annual Pax Christi market is being held at St Aloysius Catholic Church, Phoenix Road, Somerstown (nr Euston Station) after the carol service at 7.30pm. They will be selling cards, fair trade food and gifts.