New polls: do we still love Christmas?

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The big ideas of 2015 PlusAnelection without winners PETER MANDELSON

The trouble with economics DIANE COYLE & ANDREW HALDANE

Why Labour isn’t working JOHN HARRIS

Is solar power worth it? ED DAVEY

What Putin really wants CHRYSTIA FREELAND

Will China go to war? IAN BURUMA

Entering my deaf son’s silent world LYDIA DENWORTH

Learning to love Celine Dion RICHARD BECK

Also Dominic Grieve, Richard Rogers, Frank Close, Catherine Mann, AC Grayling

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