capricorn (dec 23 to Jan 20): you will hear some good news. This is from or about someone important. The stars point to a relative, an in-law or someone who is away at the moment. aQUariUs (Jan 21 to feb 19): you have suffered a few hectic days and if you think about it, a few hectic weeks too, so you feel you have a right to some “me” time. a good book and a comfortable sofa are what the doctor ordered. pisces (feb 20 to march 20): Someone has taken on too much and now they are asking for help. The Fish can’t ignore a call for help, so you pitch in. Will you ever learn? at least you end the day happy. aries (march 21 to april 20): everyone seems to have slowed to a crawl with some people actually stopping altogether. unfortunately there is still work to do if you want to get everything ship-shape for christmas day. taUrUs (april 21 to may 20): your mind will be on love and romance which is pretty normal for the loving Taurus. unfortunately, christmas eve is one of those times when everyone is preoccupied with activities other than romance and relationships. gemini (may 21 to June 21): your stars indicate a preoccupation with domestic matters — another of the joys of this time of year. cancer (June 22 to July 23): There is some travel indicated. usually these stars come up when you find you have forgotten something and you have to go on a last minute search. The good news is, your travel and efforts will be well rewarded. leo (July 24 to aug 23): There are trying stars for finances. This is where you stop and look back on your expenditure over the last few weeks and wonder if perhaps you might have been better off putting a sensible limit to your spending. Virgo (aug 24 to sept 23): There are good stars for you at the moment. These stars indicate a new beginning. Just where the beginning comes in is not clear, but you are doing the right thing regardless of what people say. libra (sept 24 to oct 23): you will concentrate on the past and mistakes you have made at this time of year. you have the good sense to avoid repeating these mistakes. scorpio (oct 24 to nov 22): Good stars for relaxing and being with friends. There are also good stars for having wishes come true. This is where you suspect someone is going to give you something you have long wanted. sagittariUs (nov 23 to dec 22): most of the time the archer does what he wants, but today you listen to the unfavourable comments. Sometimes it’s better to do your own thing.