The country's senior bishops are set to tweet their Christmas Day sermons for the first time this year in a Christmas Tweet campaign.
The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams (@lambethpalace), the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu (@johnsentamu) and Archbishop Designate Justin Welby (@bishopofdurham) will also be joined by congregations and clergy from across the Church of England (@cofe).
On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, churchgoers in the 16,000 parishes of the Church of England are being encouraged to live tweet the joy and meaning of Christmas to the 10 million UK Twitter users.
The Rev Arun Arora (@RevArun), director of communications at the Archbishops' Council, said: "This is a brilliant opportunity for parishes to take the good news of the first Christmas out of churches and into people's lives and homes."
The campaign will use the hashtag #ChristmasStartsWithChrist, which goes live on Christmas Eve.
Keys, money, phone and plans to get home are the top tips from the Swindon Community Safety Partnership this Christmas. They are aimed at those who will be out and about celebrating the festive season.
These easy steps that the partnership say that people can take to avoid their Christmas becoming one to forget. People are reminded to:
Pre-book a taxi - make sure you know how you’re getting home.
Arrange a safe meeting place with friends in case you get separated.
Save an ICE number in your phone. (In Case of Emergency)