It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas across the north-east of Scotland with towns gearing up for the big day by hosting magnificent switch-on events of their festive lights.
Christmas Lights-Switch On
Thousands line streets of Oban for festive celebrations as the town is illuminated in the most spectacular colours
Thousands of people lined the streets of Oban for the launch of the annual winter festival and turn-on of the Christmas lights.
Road closures, parade theme and everything else you need to know about Aberdeen’s Christmas lights switch-on celebrations
Aberdeen’s Christmas lights will be switched on today with a festive and historical-themed parade led by Robert the Bruce.
Hundreds lined the streets of Inverness tonight as a torchlight procession along Stephens Brae marked the beginning of the city’s annual Christmas light switch-on event.
More than 15,000 citizens thronged Aberdeen’s Union Street last night to watch the city’s Christmas lights turned on - with new freeman Denis Law leading the way.
It’s more than a month until the Yuletide, but Santa charmed the crowds in Inverness while helping provost Helen Carmichael to switch on the city’s Christmas lights yesterday.