img_4313-copyThe Edinburgh Reporter posed a number of questions to people around the city – here are some of the answers from Miles Briggs Lothians MSP! 

Are you a home bird or is this time to go on holiday?

Home Bird


What are your family’s Christmas traditions? 

Church choral service on Christmas Eve. Giant Christmas cracker, and in the last few years going for a swim on Boxing Day to work off some of the Christmas pudding !

Do you open your presents on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day?

Christmas Day.

What is your favourite Christmas cracker joke?

What is the best Christmas song or music?

‘I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday’ by Wizzard.

What is your recommendation for a Christmas box set binge?

Elf or The Sound of Music.

What is your recommended book this Christmas?

Always love to read the Christmas Post Man with my nephews – it’s the original book I was given when I was their age – amazingly with all then letters and jigsaw pieces still.

Christmas sweater or no Christmas sweater?

Christmas jumper is a must – I have four at last count…