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Mums do most of the Christmas work

Alan Jones

Published 13/12/2011 | 08:05

TWO out of five mothers spend more than 40 hours planning and preparing for Christmas - compared with just five by their male partner, according to new research.

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Around one in seven did not feel appreciated for all the work they put in over the festive period, a study of 1,000 women found.



One in five of those questioned by chocolate brand Galaxy complained that their partners were no good at choosing Christmas presents.



A quarter of the mothers surveyed said they started preparing for Christmas in September, while one in eight admitted they bought some presents in January.

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