Latest research by Age Cymru has revealed that 22 per cent of older people in Wales are not looking forward to Christmas.
The study also revealed that one fifth of those who were not looking forward to Christmas said that it brought back too many memories of those who had passed away.
Age Cymru has set up a Spread the Warmth campaign to help tackle health, heating and loneliness issues for older people this winter.
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RSPCA Cymru are warning that almost 6,000 incidents were reported over festive period last year.
A fine and dry end to the week with plenty of sunshine, but it's a chilly day ahead!
A dry night with just a few showers at times, but temperatures will fall with some areas seeing a frost by the early hours.