- The act of serving a large roasted joint of meat at Christmas is believed to originate from ancient sacrificial rites to appease the gods and hopefully ensure a sufficient harvest in the following year. - King James I can be thanked for the emergence of turkey as he introduced it during the seventeenth century for the important reason that it was far kinder to his delicate digestive system! Traditional foods 1, Turkey.
- Many people will go to church to sing carols and to celebrated the birth of Jesus on Christmas day. More people attend the church on this day than other day of the year. People put on their best cloths to go to church. 3, Church