- ITV Report
As the South West sees dozens of tumble drier fires in 2016, thousands of appliances are still not fixed, despite being identified as at risk
The Royal Cornwall Hospital has been put on 'Level 4' alert as a result of pressure on services from a surge in patients over the winter.
The alert - which is the equivalent of what was previously known as 'Black Alert' - means patients are being urged not to come to hospital unless absolutely necessary.
The hospital has already declared and come out of Black Alert status six times this year.
On the seventh day of our West Country Christmas countdown we're throwing back to 2007 when we looked back at our festive coverage from the past 50 years.