All I Want for Christmas is Dad

This little girl says she'd swap all of her toys for her dad to come home from Iraq.

Pupils at a primary school in North Carolina had sent Santa a letter asking for their favourite and when he arrived to deliver them they were all delighted.

Bethany Arnold was the only child not ask Santa for a toy, all she wanted was for her dad to come home from Iraq for Christmas.

Then she got a rather special surprise...