Video: More than 150 protesters turn out for climate change event in Aberdeen

More than 150 of campaigners have gathered in Aberdeen today to raise awareness of climate change.

The crowd, made up of mainly young people including school children, congregated outside Marischal College.

They are aiming “to show our world leaders we want something to be done about this”.

It’s the first in a week-long series of events designed to raise awareness of climate change, which began in Aberdeen today.

Special tours, cooking demonstrations, guided ranger walks and bike rides, films, plays and talks are just some of the events planned which aim to educate people on how to reduce their carbon footprint and save money at the same time.