Text Santa in the Anglia region

Text Santa is ITV's annual charity appeal and in 2013 it will be supporting Age UK, Barnardo's, BeatBullying, the British Heart Foundation, CLIC Sargent and Help The Hospices.

View all 13 updates ›

ITV News Anglia presenters offer a helping hand at local store

We're heading toward that time of year when everyone descends on their local supermarket, stocking up on food and drink in time for Christmas.

And, as if the aisles weren't busy enough, there were a few extra people at one store in Norwich today.

A few stars from the ITV News Anglia newsroom went along for the Big Bag Pack.

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Lauren Hall

100% of donations made by viewers are evenly distributed to ITV's chosen charities within three months of each televised appeal.

All Text Santa operating costs including staffing and the programme itself are funded directly by ITV as part of its corporate giving, and not from its corporate partners or viewer contributions._

More top news