A baffling figure spruced up as the Grinch has been visiting homes in Gloucester and leaving individuals customized gifts.
Individuals living in the suburb of Coopers Edge, in Brockworth, have been thrilled by the unknown gift supplier's visits to their doorsteps.
What's more, the slippery present provider has even been gotten on CCTV and doorbell cameras, with film of the person from Dr Seuss' 'The means by which the Grinch Stole Christmas!' being shared via web-based media.
He - or she - appears to know the local area personally, as they have been conveying birthday presents and surprisingly a present for an inhabitant's canine.
The cards contained statements from the bubbly kids' story with a note expressing the gifts had been isolated for 72 hours - to restrict the odds of Coronavirus being spread.
Lola Loch, 10, who was commending her birthday on Sunday, December 20, was left a birthday card, chocolates and a bundle of roses by her doorstep.
The Grinch visited their home at around 5pm, with Lola's mum Kerry saying: "It was my little girl's birthday and we were out, we got him on the Ring doorbell. He just left a present and a few roses, it was truly stunning.
"He continued to take cover behind my accomplice's van and continued to leap out, the children extremely appreciated it.
"Lola was over ecstatic, she put her blossoms in her room, favor her. It filled her heart with joy."
The card contained a statement from the Dr Seuss youngsters' story. It said: "Perhaps Christmas (he thought) doesn't come from a store. Possibly Christmas maybe implies somewhat more."
"It's made a great deal of energy around Coopers Edge," said Kerry.
"Everybody resembles 'Gracious, the Grinch. I wonder when he will thump on my entryway'."
Sonny Forest, nine, additionally got a visit from the carefree green individual on his birthday.
Mum Charlotte said he was moreover "ecstatic" about it, in the wake of getting a card and a case of Maltesers.
The mother-of-four said: "It has each of the kids watching out locally and trusting he visits.
"Indeed, even the grown-ups locally are similarly pretty much as energized as the youngsters, I think. Particularly when they get a chocolate bar and a lot of blossoms."
Jared Harrington and his accomplice Gareth Jones were additionally left a card and a gift.
Mr Harrington said: "I just actually believe it's something exquisite for somebody to do. They have gone through their the means to buy things to offer out to the local area which is endearing.
"Considering the difficult year we've had, for somebody to do this truly reestablishes our confidence in humankind. They have done something magnificent. Local area soul isn't lost."