TV personalities, celebrities, boy bands. You name it. Next Friday, ITV's Text Santa goes 'on air'. The marathon programme raises millions of pounds for great causes across the south. And it's all thanks to YOUR kind donations and fundraising efforts.
Last year, the telethon pulled in over five million pounds for six charities - Age UK, Barnardo's, BeatBullying, Clic Sargent, the British Heart Foundation and Hospice UK. Our reporter David Johns has been to see how some of that money was spent.
He spoke to Gilly Ferguson, and Claire Cardy, Chief Executive of the Ellenor Lions Hospices.
The critically acclaimed award-winning drama series, Broadchurch, returns for a brand new second series, once again starring David Tennant and Olivia Colman (who won a BAFTA for her role in the first series) and written by Chris Chibnall. The first episode is on Monday 5 January.
Her tale travelled the world - even as far as Hong Kong where a man came to her aid. Andy Dickenson catches us up on events
Tonight for the first time in its history, a girls choir will perform a Christmas Concert at Canterbury Cathedral.
The formation of the all girl choir in January ended a one-thousand year tradition of all male choristry at the Cathedral.
John Cleese of Monty Python fame is touring the South. We caught up with him to discuss his early years - and rise to stardom.
John Cleese can be seen at Canterbury's Marlowe Theatre on 15 December and at the Assembly Hall Theatre in Tunbridge Wells on 19 December.
A unique event will take place at Canterbury Cathedral in December, when its first ever all-girls' choir perform their first public Christmas concert.
The choir was formed in January this year and is made up of 16 mainly local girls aged between 12 and 18 years old.
Their first performance attracted over 600 people, and they are now busy rehearsing for their Christmas debut.
They also performed at the service held to mark the 20th anniversary of the ordination of women priests this year.
The concert will take place on 5th December in the cathedral's Nave.
Pictures from Bluewater in Kent show eager bargain hunters taking to the shops to take advantage of the US-inspired Black Friday sales before Christmas.
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