Charity workers have taken to the streets to hand out festive food and presents to people sleeping rough.. The idea is to bring a little bit of Christmas cheer during this grim weather.
The Trident Reach the People charity supports vulnerable people in the community, helping them find long term accomodation. This week they're also providing free christmas dinners for those living on the streets. Jane Hesketh reports
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It will be another day of frequent sunny spells, brisk winds, and isolated showers.
Friday will remain cold in the breeze with a mixture of sunny spells and isolated showers.
Outbreaks of rain, sleet and some hill snow are forecast across the region through Saturday morning.