Manchester Christmas Markets: 23 pictures of Winter Gardens food and drink stalls and more on opening day

Manchester's famous Christmas Markets are celebrating their 25th year in 2023.

Manchester's Christmas Markets have opened for another year - and we've been out and about taking a look around.

There's 225 stalls in all across several locations. Take a look at some pictures from the opening day, including that all-important mug, which is back better than ever, and those favourite spots you can't wait to head back to.