One Staffordshire town is counting down to Christmas with a shop window advent calendar.
Every day in December at 11:00, a different window display on Stone High Street is revealed.
This year the theme is carols from around the world.
Today at 11.00 the final window will be revealed at Christchurch.
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Political figures in the West Midlands have been paying tribute to Sir Albert Bore as he announces he will step down in December.
It will be cold in rural areas overnight with a scattering of light showers likely further east.
It'll be dry overnight with slight frost.