South West Navy personnel are some of the one-in-seven staff working on Christmas Day.
Theatres across the west are putting on pantomimes and Bath is showing Snow White for only the second time in its history
ITV1 is hosting its charity programme Text Santa tonight. It supports national charities which help people in the West Country region.
The Royal Mail Choir have launched the official Christmas stamps. This year's festive designs were unveiled on Bristol's famous Christmas steps. The choir was formed from Royal Mail workers on the series "Sing While You Worked" with Gareth Malone, founder of the Military Wives choir.