People living in parts of Leeds will see their bin collections changed to fortnightly from today.
Fifty thousand homes in the south of the city will have their black waste bins emptied one week - followed by their green recycling bins the next. It will save save over two million pounds a year. Sarah Clark has the details.
More top news
From Sierra Leone to Cyprus, 8,500 Christmas boxes were sent out to every serviceman and woman from the UK.
Selfless Donna Wood from Staffordshire has left her husband and children at home so she can help save lives in Sierra Leone.
It will be a frosty Christmas morning across the UK but any chance of snow is limited to the Scottish mountains.