It's getting darker earlier, the John Lewis ad has assaulted our emotions and Christmas decorations are actually starting to appear in people's houses. No, really. We've seen the Instagrams.

All this means that winter is officially upon us and this month's issue is jam-packed with all the cool material you need for a brilliant December.

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TV Streaming: Who Does It Best?

Online streaming services are changing the way we watch television, but which one should you be using? We ask Pollyanna Woodward, the tech-obsessed presenter of Channel 5's The Gadget Show.

Pollyanna Woodward for FHM December

A Man's Guide To Dogs

A pet pup could be your new best friend, but only if you choose the right breed. Find out everything you need to know to pick the perfect pooch for you.

FHM guide to dogs

How To Drink Vodka Like A Pro

Throw out your shot glasses. It's time to clue up on this boozy insider intel to become a king of the spirit.

James Bond vodka martini

Habits Of Successful People

Is your lifestyle in sync with the best and brightest entrepeneurs and businessmen in Britain today? Read this and fill your brain with top tips in this month's issue.

Successful people

33 Things All Men Do In Winter

Come thaw yourself by the fire and have a read of our cockle-warming must-dos for winter. Baby, it's cold outside. And we bloody love it. 

Staci Ann for FHM December

Real Action Heroes

We meet the cliff-climbing, globe-trotting blokes who risk their lives in the name of adventure - and deck them out in this season's coolest (and warmest) trends.

FHM December - winter adventurers

This issue comes off the shelves next Wednesday, 4 December, so round up the huskies and hit the shops.

Diana Vickers FHM cover December