A British aircraft carrier loaded with disaster relief supplies is within 24 hours of arriving in the Philippines.
Many of the crew on board HMS Illustrious have given up being at home with their families this Christmas, to help with the much-needed aid effort.
ITV News correspondent Dan Rivers reports from on board the Illustrious:
The seven helicopters aboard HMS Illustrious are being loaded up with aid packages as the Royal Navy carrier arrives in the Philippines.
Carrying the fleet’s biggest on-load of stores since the Falklands War, HMS Illustrious is full steam ahead for typhoon aid mission.