Denny welcomes Santa and his reindeer

Crowds gathered in Denny on Saturday to welcome some very special guests.

Santa and his reindeer friends paid a visit to the town as it marked the run up to Christmas.

Mrs Claus and her elves at Cupcake Corner

Mrs Claus and her elves at Cupcake Corner

Young and old turned out to see the big man in the red coat and his trusty sleigh pulling friends.

Photographer Scott Louden was there to capture the spirit of the day.