- West Country (E)
The government has been forced to abandon attempts to penalise five directors of the collapsed Swindon savings fim Farepak.
Thousands of people saving for Christmas hampers lost an average of £400 each when the company went into administration six years ago.
The Insolvency Service applied to bar five bosses from serving as directors for up to 15 years. But today the Service announced it was calling off the action after talks with its lawyers.
Text Santa is organising the Biggest Bag Pack Ever for 6 UK based charities. They will help and support someone near you this Christmas.
The second carnival takes place tonight in the West's Guy Fawkes Carnival Circuit. Many roads in the town will be closed from 6pm.
Bristol based charity Sustrans is warning cyclists to stay safe as clocks go back