Sunday, December 27, 2009

Boxing Day

Traditionally,26 December was the day to open the Christmas box to share the contents with thwas e poor.

Boxing Day is also knownas St Stephen's Day.Some people claim another St Stephe of Sweden,the patron saint of horses.Traditionally is a day for hunting.

It is unlucky to kill a wren on any day apart from Boxing Day.Hunting of the wren on Boxing Day was once a popular activity in England.