More than 5,000 people gathered at Stonehenge early today to mark the winter solstice - the shortest day of the year.
There were many more people there this year, as the date coincided with the end of the cycle of the Mayan calendar.
Francesca Carpenter reports:
More top news
We've been in awe with all the pictures you've been sending us. Here's as many as we can fit!
An exclusive ITV opinion poll shows the Lib Dems are facing electoral wipeout in the South West.
A Somerset photographer has captured a series of striking images showing a cat tussling with a mouse on a roof top.