Christmas is a wonderful time of year. Let me spoil it somewhat with this challenging painful quiz

15 Classic Christmas Classics (the ones you suffer as you do your Xmas shopping) played backwards; can your guests identify the songs and performers before reaching for the aspirin

Suffer: John Lennon & Plastic Ono Band, Shakin’ Stevens, Dean Martin, Paul McCartney, East 17, Chris Rea, Greg Lake, Brenda Lee, Mud, The Pogues & Kirsty MacColl, Maria Carey, Elton John, Cliff Richard, Jona Lewie, Slade