Fun for all the family is on offer as Paisley town centre hosts a range of free activities and entertainment this weekend.

Shoppers looking for festive gifts can browse a Christmas market on Saturday, December 2, from 10am to 4pm.

There will also be Santa's reindeer, as well as an elf stilt walker and balloon modeller to keep youngsters entertained.

On Sunday, December 3, a special screening of Home Alone will take place at The Bungalow, with a festive magician and face painter also spreading some festive cheer.

All the activities are part of the 'Paisley's Big Christmas Weekends' event, which is running until Sunday, December 17.

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Other entertainment on offer later this month includes an absurdist pipe band, a festive caricaturist and visitors being able to venture inside a giant snow globe.

Elaine Templeton, chair of Paisley First, said: "Paisley's Big Christmas Weekends is the perfect way to get into the festive spirit with free fun for all the family.

"With different activities every weekend, it’s the perfect way to countdown to Christmas while supporting our local businesses.

"Our Christmas Market is set to be a great showcase of our local, independent businesses, who are here all year round, not just for Christmas! So, please show your support."

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