Lights fantastic! The West Country gets into the Christmas spirit early during lockdown

Families across the West Country have been putting up Christmas lights and decorations early to raise people's spirits during the coronavirus lockdown.

Here is a selection of your pictures - they certainly made us feel very festive.

Jackie started decorating this twinkling house in Patchway in South Gloucestershire three weeks ago and says there is still more to come. Credit: Jackie
This living room in Plymouth belongs on a Christmas card. Credit: Alex White
This house in Bideford in Devon is just as Christmassy on the inside. Credit: Helen Freeman
The Cobley's home in Yate brings a bit of Christmas cheer to the whole street. Credit: Steve Cobley
Passers-by are invited to put a ribbon or message on this wishing tree in Bickington near Barnstaple - it's in aid of North Devon Hospice. Credit: Clare Dawson
The Miltons in Taunton haven't put the decorations up yet - but their guinea pigs have! Credit: Kay Milton
It's going to be a long wait for Christmas for this family in St Ives. Credit: Neil Bason
If you look, you'll see this tree in Plymouth is a tribute to Subaru - it's been decorated for Julie's husband Mark's 50th birthday today. Credit: Julie Brown
This elegant tree was put up by Jessie Hatton in Yeovil. Credit: Jessie. Hatton
We're not sure if this Somerset creation is a snowman or a tree but we're loving the combination. Credit: Shaun Baker
We don't think you can get more colourful and Christmassy than this display in Weston-super-Mare but you might disagree! Credit: Javier

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