Just bought one of these today from the Currys/PC World in East Ham, originally came out at £300 (though a bit over priced at that amount), currently selling around £200 mark elsewhere.
Currently selling for £213.40 on Amazon:
The IXUS 310 HS is an advanced compact camera that offers state of the art design with touchscreen and manual controls.
Canon’s unique HS System for excellent low light performance
12.1 Megapixels capture every scene in dazzling colour and brilliant detail
4.4x optical zoom (24mm ultra wide-angle with Optical Image Stabilizer)
3.2” LCD touchscreen display
Full HD movies (1080p) with optical zoom, stereo sound, Dynamic IS and HDMI
Smart Auto with new Advanced Scene Detection for great results in 32 different default situations
High-speed Burst and Super Slow Motion Movie help capture fast action scenes
Movie Digest records before each shot to create a bonus movie
New iFrame movie recording format for additional editing options
P, Av and Tv modes for creative shooting plus Miniature and Toy Camera effects
Handheld Night Scene for clear nightscapes
Face Detection technologies can simultaneously detect the faces of up to 35 individuals in a single frame with high speed auto focusing