Thousands are expected in the Cornish town of Fowey later as the Red Arrows, perform at the regatta.
Bad weather meant the Arrows had to cancel their planned appearance at fireworks championships in Plymouth last night - but all being well they will be soaring across West Country skies today.
Fowey's week-long event is one of the most popular in the sailing calendar. Local Troy yachts will be racing - only 28 of which have ever been built.
More top news
According to a report by the GMB Union the highest charge in the country for staff parking is by the University Hospitals Bristol trust.
Severn Trent have apologised to people who are on their second day without water after a major pipe burst.
A chip shop in Cullompton has created a special Christmas Dinner - completely deep fried in batter. But how does it taste?