As the shortest, darkest day of the year arrives in the UK, an astrologer has revealed what’s in store for your star sign following the winter solstice today. 

The solstice marks the start of astronomical Winter in the Northern Hemisphere. It occurs when the sun is at the furthest point from the North Pole tilt. significant spiritual significance. 

Winter solstice, in pagan culture, is considered an important festival known as Yule. This is because it is a symbol of’rebirth and restoration’ since the sun is now’returning and days become longer. 

The solstice marks a period of rest and relaxation to set intentions for the upcoming three months as well as the beginning of Capricorn season, when the sun is directly over the Tropic of Capricorn. 

According to British astrologer Bex Milford, Capricorn season invites us to consider how we define ‘success’ in our own lives and evaluate our ambitions in the upcoming months.

Here, FEMAIL reveals what the astrological season has in store for your star sign, from a time of adventure and travel for Taurus to romance and flirtation for Virgo. 

British astrologer Bex Milford has revealed what's in store for your star sign following the Winter Solstice today. Stock image

British Astrologer Bex Millford shares what lies ahead for you star sign after today’s Winter Solstice. Stock photo


(March 21 – April 19)  

Capricorn Season means big steps forward for your career Aries. As your professional life comes into focus, Capricorn Season can mean huge leaps in your career. This sign, the sea-goat, helps us set and achieve goals with precision and dedication. 

As a leader, you will have the opportunity to move up in success. There is a good chance that you will be asked to speak authoritatively on an issue. So, trust your skills. 

Don’t hesitate to accept an opportunity that presents itself for you to improve your career, or even take over a critical project. 

Mercury retrograde will occur on January 14th. This could lead to miscommunications between friends or a potential falling out with your group. 

Do you feel tempted to gossip The advice here is most certainly don’t – nothing good will result from it.

For Aries, Capricorn season will put your professional life into the spotlight and will provide a good opportunity to advance in your career. Stock image

For Aries, Capricorn season will put your professional life into the spotlight and will provide a good opportunity to advance in your career. Stock photo


(April 20 – May 20) 

Taurus’s spirit of adventure is calling you to embrace it. Since the start of winter brings out a sense of wanderlust, Because you love the finer things of life, it is likely that now temperatures are falling, your desire for warm climates with tropical beaches is increasing. 

Travel is possible, but it may not be where you want to go. Be open to new possibilities.

You can also expand your capabilities with the aid of higher education during Capricorn Season. This will help you when you enter the next year and work towards reaching the top of the ladder.

Mercury retrogrades on January 14th. Be more aware of any correspondence in the office. A misdirected email can cause unfavorable ripples that could affect your career.


(May 21 – June 20) 

Capricorn Season can be very revelatory for you in terms of mysteries and secrets. The days get longer and you will see the lightbulb moment when something that you have been contemplating is clearer. 

It is the best time of year for change. You might need to get rid of unsupportive behaviours. 

Begin a new year by identifying the bad habits or addictions that you wish to get rid of in 2021. Then, set goals to allow yourself to succeed and develop. 

Mercury Retrograde occurs on January 14th, so be aware if you are planning long-distance travel. Make sure to double-check ticket dates and times. Give yourself ample time to travel to stations and airports.


(June 21 – July 22)  

For Capricorns it's the ideal time to make bold moves in your love life, whether you're single or in a relationship. Stock image

For Capricorns it’s the ideal time to make bold moves in your love life, whether you’re single or in a relationship. Stock photo 

Capricorn Season spotlights your love life Cancer. If you are looking to settle down in your relationships, this could be your time.

When you are in a committed relationship, it is primed for greater intimacy and security. Don’t hesitate to express your needs. Singles are encouraged to date during Capricorn Season. It’s a great time to start a relationship. 

You are in sign of the Full Moon, which is on January 17, 2017. This means that you have the opportunity to release any negative beliefs and show up the way you want to be. 

You should now be thinking about your ‘old stories’ and moving forward with confidence into 2022.


(July 23 – August 22) 

Capricorn Season will likely bring opportunities to your career Leo. So spend the shift thinking about what role you want in your professional life. 

A promotion or new job might be possible. Capricorn Season encourages you to reach for the stars, Leo.

You have the opportunity to change your lifestyle and make a difference in the new year.

Mercury retrogrades on January 14th, and this could have a devastating effect on your relationship. It is important to communicate clearly during Mercury’s retrograde period. If not, your relationships may be put at risk. 

It is possible to misunderstand emails or messages, so make sure you pick up the phone and chat with someone when possible.


(August 23 – September 22) 

For Virgo the Winter Solstice marks the perfect time to connect with your artistic side. Stock image

For Virgo the Winter Solstice marks the perfect time to connect with your artistic side. Stock photo

Capricorn Season will see a shift in creativity and is the best time to tap into your creative side. Allow your imagination to blaze and see the opportunities that open up for you to share bolder, more dramatic ideas.

Winter is a time for romance. Enjoy flirtation, fun and love without being too serious. Jupiter’s move into Pisces, on the 29th of December, will make this even more common. This signifies expansion and luck in your relationship life. 

Mercury retrogrades on January 14th. This can cause a disruption in your day to routine. Double check meetings and appointments. 

You might also cross wires in your workplace. Don’t be afraid of asking for clarification if you have any questions about the task that you were given.


(September 23 – October 22) 

Capricorn Season is a great time to be a homebody.

You’ll be happy to spend the winter indoors creating a safe haven. Embrace your nesting desires. It’s a good time to start thinking about your home. As the seasons change, you might consider renovations, redesign, or even moving.

It’s also an opportunity to spend more quality time with family members, including your mother. 

Jupiter entering Pisces on 29 December means luck and opportunities in your job. It is especially important to be risk-averse and creative when it comes to how you conduct yourself. You should take risks if you have the opportunity.


(October 23 – November 21) 

Scorpios will be reconnecting with close family members during the coming months. Stock image

Scorpios will be reconnecting with close family members during the coming months. Image from the Stock

Many people will hibernate in the new year. You’ll do it the other way around Scorpio.

Capricorn Season is likely to be full of activities and to-ings for you. It is possible that you will be called upon to help your community in a positive way. This will ensure greater success for 2022. 

It is common for siblings to be at the top of their game, making it easy to reconnect with family members. You may feel inspired or satisfied if you are working on writing projects or learning about a subject.

Jupiter entering Pisces on 29th March will add a lot of luck to your love relationships and make you more romantic.

Mercury going retrograde on 14 January can lead to communication problems with loved ones. Don’t take sides, or become involved in disputes that don’t concern you.


(Nov 22 – December 21) 

Capricorn Season is a time to review your financial situation and to relax if you have been worrying about your finances or your bank account in the months leading up to Christmas. 

A little planning, honesty and shrewdness can help you get your finances under control. 

There are many opportunities for increasing your income. So think about what you can do to use your skills to earn more. 

Mercury’s retrograde movement on January 14th will cause havoc in your daily to-do list, and overall plans. A schedule that seems perfect can suddenly become sloppy. Double-check deadlines and appointment dates and be open to the possibility of unexpected changes.


(Dec 22 – January 19) 

For Capricorns, the next few months are the ideal time to have some kind of makeover. Stock image

Capricorns will find the perfect time to makeover their lives in the next couple of months. Stock photo

Now is your chance to shine Capricorn. It’s your birthday month, the time when you are the center of attention. 

You are more likely to embark on a new venture now if you’re lucky and have good luck. This will help you to achieve your goals. 

You can also make this the perfect time for some sort of makeover. You can reevaluate and refine any goals that you have been working toward this year. 

The New Moon in Capricorn on January 2nd is a great opportunity to make intentions and set goals for 2022. This is your chance to define success. 

If Jupiter is moving into Pisces at the end of the month, then you should look for ways to speak or to entertain the public via social media.


(January 20 – February 18) 

Capricorn Season can be more introverted for Aquarius. It may seem that when we enter winter, you tend to retreat. 

This is a crucial part of the year. It’s when you connect with intuition messages and can decide on what to concentrate your efforts in 2022. 

The next few weeks will be a time when your dreams are of special importance. So keep track of all your dreams to see if there is any insight.

This time is crucial for healing. It may be the year that you discover that an old wound, which was causing you so much pain last year, has opened again. Even if you find it difficult, don’t be afraid to begin the healing process.

This will make you a success for the Sun moving into your sign on 20 January. 

Jupiter’s 29th December move into Pisces, which can boost your self-confidence and possibly increase your income. So be open to using your imagination to help you build your financial future.


(February 19 – March 20) 

Although winter is primarily used by many people to hide from the cold, it’s also a time when you feel more social than other Pisces. This includes a need to meet new friends, share experiences, and be inspired. 

This is a great opportunity to collaborate and communicate, particularly if it’s possible to meet other people. 

The network will provide you with a wealth of opportunities and take you to 2022 with new exciting plans in your mind. So, find someone who is open-minded enough to change your outlook. 

You can also use this time to consider the “bigger picture” and make plans. 

Jupiter entering Pisces, on the 29th of December brings with it buoyant luck and you will experience a surge in your fortune. Don’t hesitate to take a chance if you have been putting off making a move.