Glasgow city centre back in time: Over 200 years of history in 24 pictures

Here is a look back at the changing face of Glasgow city centre through the years

Millions of people have passed through Glasgow city centre over the past 200 years with Glasgow's main shopping streets having changed dramatically.

Names such as Sauchiehall Street, Buchanan Street and Argyle Street roll off the tongue whenever you mention Glasgow city centre to people with landmarks such as George Square also being instantly recognisable as well as many shops and restaurants.

So whether you have walked along to Glasgow Central Station for a train, jumped off the subway at Buchanan Street or used to go shopping at Lewis's department store on Argyle Street back in the day - here is a look at how the heart of the city has changed,

It's likely that in the coming years, Glasgow city centre will once again be transformed with many more Glaswegians about to find themselves living in the city centre with it being estimated that the area's population is to double to 40,000 over the next 15 years.