There's a packed programme of indoor and outdoor markets for festive shoppers in Stafford Town Centre in the build-up to Christmas.
On the 3 December a Dickensian Christmas event is being staged in Stafford Indoor Market in the Guildhall Shopping Centre with free mulled wine and mince pies. Santa Clause will also be in his grotto on every market day in December from 10am to 3pm. From 12 December, meanwhile the market will be open seven days a week.
There's a Festive Farmers' Market on 10 December in Market Square, a chance to grab some seasonal goodies and tasty treats. Shoppers can head for Stafford Indoor Market on that day too for a festive craft fair.
Market Square then hosts a Christmas Food, Drink and Craft market on 17 December.
Shoppers can also head to Stafford Indoor Market on 17 December for children's Christmas workshops and storytelling sessions, perfect festive fun for the little ones.
There are also lots of festive event at the Ancient high House and Stafford Castle, making Christmas in Stafford a truly special time this year.