Here’s a handy hint if you need cheering up this festive season: Google Julie Goodwin’s performance of Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas on the Today show. Her panic-stricken, tuneless rendition of the carol will have you in stitches, if you can stick it out to the bitter end.

Sure, a lot of TV personalities turned singers have given bad live performances (we’re looking at you, Steph Macintosh) and the Masterchef winner, who “used to sing at Asquith Golf Club”, does sound immeasurably better on record, but still, there are better ways to spend your money this Christmas.

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