Now plenty of celebrities have been taking part in the ice bucket charity challenge, but Bristol TV star Carol Vorderman has gone one step further.
She not only endured the ice, but then had 2,000 litres of water pumped from fire engines at Gloucestershire Airport where she's been learning to fly.
And yes, it was cold!
George Ferguson is one photographer who has taken part in today's 24 hours in Bristol competition. The city's mayor was given 8am-9am tomorrow morning to capture shots of life in Bristol.
A photographic competition to capture 24 hours in Bristol is kicking off today.
Last year the event saw around 10,000 pictures taken from all over the city.
The best 72 photos will win prizes with a new Waterways prize this year. Around 100 photos will then be put in an exhibition on 11th October at the Harbourside Arts Centre, off Millennium Square.
Hundreds of people have already entered and you have until midday to enter. ITV viewers will be able to enter for free. Click here to enter.
Most people wander around and don't even look at their surroundings.
So it's a great opportunity to get creative, to wander around the city and often explore places no one has ever been before.
It's a good way of discovering hidden corners of the city.
These pictures show today's operation to extract yet another lorry out of Mill Lane, Coxley, in Wells. It is the third to get stuck in seven days.
This video captures the moment yet another lorry becomes jammed down Mill Lane in Coxley near Wells. Thanks to sat nav directions, it is the third lorry to get stuck there in the past week. The lane narrows to 6ft.
One of the country's most important Roman sites is being brought to life, a hundred and fifty years after it was first discovered. Visitors to Chedworth Roman Villa in Gloucestershire, are getting the chance to experience it with a planetarium-style projection. The "discovery dome" has been developed by a student from the University of Bath.
John Tredinnick a researcher at the University says visitors will be taken back in time during the tour:
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One of the country's most important Roman sites is being brought to life, 150 years after it was first discovered. Visitors to Chedworth Roman Villa in Gloucestershire are getting the chance to experience it with a planetarium-style projection. The discovery dome has been developed by a student from the University of Bath
A street in Bristol has been ranked among the 'coolest' in the country. Princess Victoria Street in Clifton was given fourth place in a property section of the Daily Telegraph, just behind Shoreditch in London and Edinburgh's Victoria Street. The broadsheet highlighted Clifton's quirky cafes and fashionable shops.