Two boys from the West have taken part in the first meeting of National Trust's Kids Council at Dyrham Park near Bath.
Ten year old Harry WIlson from Bristol and eight year old Lief Wilson-Palmer from Stroud will help the trust develop the 'fifty things to do before you're eleven-and-three-quarters' campaign.
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