Hundreds of Santas will be running along Bideford Quay on Sunday, December 6, for Childrens Hospice South West. The festive fun will be part of the Bideford Christmas lights switch-on and begins at 3pm. The two kilometre route goes along the quay to Victoria Park and is open to all ages, plus dogs, with a prize for the best dressed pooch. This years event is sponsored by Western Power Distribution. Entry is £12, £6 for under 16s and under 3s go free. Or £30 for a family and £100 for a team of 10. Entry includes suit, medal and festive treats. Register online at www.chsw.org.uk\/santas.