Alex Beresford talked to boyband JLS before they switched on the Christmas lights and performed in a charity concert at The Mall, Cribbs Causeway:
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Another lovely day on the way with plenty of sunshine, blue skies and warm temperatures on the way tomorrow in the South West.
Lots of sunshine tomorrow in the West with light winds keeping temperatures warm if not hot.