We're following the fortunes of the Sail Training Ship Lord Nelson as she takes part in a tall ships' race from Australia to New Zealand.
She and her crew are speeding across the Tasman Sea from Sydney to Auckland and they're doing well. But with the finishing line almost within reach there's a dramatic hitch.
Richard Jones was there.
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Santa is not the only one who has an epic journey to make on Christmas Eve. A Sussex man is to cycle 500 kms to raise money for charity.
James Wright has the forecast for tonight and tomorrow in the west of the region.
James Wright has the forecast for tonight and tomorrow in the east of the region.