Heroes and villains at Mugdock Park panto

Mudock Country Park is preparing for its annual pantomime which will be taking to the stage from next week.

Beauty and the Beast premieres on Saturday, December 6 and will run until Chrismas Eve.

There will be performances at 2pm and 4pm on December 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 22, 23 and 24.

Meanwhile, evening performances are scheduled for 6.30pm on December 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23 and 24.

The story follows downtrodden Beauty whose life is made miserable by horrible sisters Snooty and Fruity.

Things change when the threesome head off on an adventure involving creepy castles, maguc mirrors and a big, hairy, scary beast.

Tickets cost £10adult£6concession and booking is essential. Call 0141 956 6100.