The players of Everton Football Club and manager Roberto Martinez have been delivering Christmas presents today to children at Alder Hey Hospital.
Sadly, many of them won't be well enough to go home for Christmas but, as David Chisnall reports, Everton's stars have been doing plenty to raise spirits.
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Cloudy, windy and wet. Heavy bursts of rain are pushing into the Isle of Man and Cumbria today. Elsewhere, the rain will mainly be patchy