Hundreds of Santa’s run around Kilkenny.

If you see hundreds of Santa’s roaming the streets of Kilkenny, don’t be alarmed.

The 5th annual ‘Kilkenny Santa Run’ in aid of ‘The Good Shepherd’ centre takes place this afternoon.

Registration finished at half past 11 with the run getting underway at the castle from 12.

There’ll be a 5k ‘Fun Run’ and a 2k ‘Kids’ run.