An appeal is going out to residents in Leicestershire not to send too much rubbish to landfill this Christmas.Read the full story ›
With the excitement of the big day over, it's sometimes difficult to know what to do with your Christmas tree.Read the full story ›
Hospitals across the Midlands are celebrating the number of babies born on Christmas Day.Read the full story ›
Award-winning food writer and presenter Emily Leary shares her top tips with ITV News Central on how to help cut festive food wasteRead the full story ›
A big thanks to Roger Saveker from Whitnash in Leamington Spa, for sending ITV News Central this lovely picture of a squirrel enjoying a festive snack.
ITV News Central's Presenter and Sports Correspondent Steve Clamp shares his thoughts on Christmas Day themes - presents, cooking, and of course, putting your feet up .....
Volunteers at The Salvation Army in Leicester have been serving up festive food for the elderly on Christmas DayRead the full story ›
We've been asking people who were out for some last-minute shopping in Solihull earlier this week, to share their favourite parts of Christmas - here's what they told our correspondent Stacey Foster.
It may be unseasonably warm - but for most of us that doesn't mean it's warm enough to jump into an outdoor pool. But hundreds of people turned out to do just that at Cheltenham Lido this morning.
The bracing waters were just the tonic to set up these brave souls for their Christmas lunch.
Songs have been written about them, carols have been sung around them and presents given out from underneath them... we are talking about Christmas trees.
Millions are sold each year and we spend ages making sure we get the right one for our homes, but have you ever wondered about their origins, and how they became the staple of Christmas celebrations ?