Antarctic Santa fun run

HMS Protector
Rudolph leads HMS Protector's Antarctic Santa Run Credit: UK Crown copyright 2012

Royal Navy sailors from Portsmouth-based ice patrol ship HMS Protector have been taking part in a Santa fun run on the ice of Antarctica.

About 20 members of the ship's company dressed up for the event in support of Protector's affiliated charity, East Anglia's Children's Hospices.


Today's top stories