Christmas Wishes from everyone at Caltag Medsystems!
Did you know.....
- The first decorated Christmas tree was erected in Riga, Latvia in 1510.
- 832 – The number of homes Santa visits every second to deliver all his presents.
- Prince Albert, husband to Queen Victoria, brought the first Christmas tree to Windsor Castle in 1834.
- The day after Christmas is known as Boxing Day. Not named for the sport, the name comes from the alms boxes that were emptied and given to the poor after Christmas.
- The world’s largest Christmas present was the Statue of Liberty. The French gave it to the US in 1886. It is 46.5 meters high and weights 225 tons!
- 5340 – Average number of times Visa Cards are used every minute during Christmas time.
- Since 1947 Oslo has sent an Xmas tree to London to thank us for our help in the Second World War.