When is Christmas Jumper Day 2018, where can you buy the best sweaters and how is money raised for Save the Children?

But when is Christmas Jumper Day 2018 and what's the meaning behind it? We have all the info you need.

When is Christmas Jumper Day 2018?

This year's Christmas Jumper Day will be on December 14.

Every year it's on either the second or third Friday in December.

On the Friday, thousands of people from all over the country will wear their best Christmas jumpers.

It's your chance to "make the world better with a sweater".

What is it in aid of and how does it help?

Christmas Jumper Day was launched in 2012, as a fundraising campaign by Save the Children.

The idea is to wear a Christmas jumper to school or work – and then make a minimum £2 donation to Save the Children.

Some groups organise additional fundraising activities on the day in question. Click here to sign up your workplace.

The Save the Children website says that by taking part in the woolly fun and donating £2, you'll be giving children in the UK and around the world a the chance to build a better future.

Your money could go towards antibiotics for pneumonia or providing healthcare and education.

Where can you buy the best Christmas jumpers?

If you don't already own a Christmas jumper, you don't have to fork out a fortune to buy one.

Primark's novelty jumper selection is pretty extensive this year, and prices start at £12.

Check out the full range here.

B&M have also packed their shops out with festive jumpers – priced from £7.99.

And George at Asda is selling a line of jumpers for ladies, gents and kids from just £8.

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