Christmas activities have got underway at The Lexicon with a dance and theatre group starting a series of performances.

Platform YP were the first act to perform live on Saturday, December 1.

The group provide a range of dance and theatre classes to children of all age groups and abilities.

There will continue to be Christmas musical performances throughout December from a range of local bands and choirs.

Shoppers can also take advantage of late-night shopping, with retailers opening from 9am to 8pm in the week, 7pm on Saturdays, as well as 11am- 5pm on Sundays.