Morrisons has announced that all its stores will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day this year.

A post on the companies Facebook page said:

“The Christmas countdown is on! To thank our hard working staff we‚Äôre closed this Boxing Day.

“Check out our Christmas opening hours and get prepped for the big day. Check Christmas opening times with your local store as hours may vary.

“Caf√© opening hours may vary in selected stores. Petrol stations open 9am – 6pm on Boxing Day. Excludes same day Click & Collect.