Water bosses are set to carry out further work in Aberdeen city centre to find out whether flood prevention measures can be installed.
Scottish Water is carrying out investigations into the waste water management system, and the information gathered will be used to plan improvements which could alleviate flooding issues.
A deep clean of Aberdeen could see 300,000 pieces of gum blasted from the streets.
An art project which produced colourful results last year in Aberdeen is continuing.
A winter lighting scheme is set to make Aberdeen city centre sparkle as part of a push to attract more shoppers.
For four hours, from 1pm on Sunday, Aberdeen's Merchant Quarter will become a hot-bed of jazz, blues, funk, soul, R&B, swing, bop and big band.
A TOILET and a bike were collected alongside more than 20 bags of rubbish from Aberdeen's Merchant Quarter.