25/11/2011 12:13 GMT | Updated 25/01/2012 05:12 GMT

Pictures Of The Week: Handstanding Pig, Christmas Trees And Pickled Vegetables

An extraordinary pig is seen walking on its forelegs in China, the festive spirit spreads at Kings Cross Station as it has an installation of the biggest ever lego Christmas tree and Frankfurt shines as it showcases its oldest and largest Christmas market.

We move a little closer to our neighbouring planet as we get a eyeful of a stunning 3D moon.

There's also a new way to pickle your vegetables and dry them on your vehicle.

It can mean only one thing: the week of pictures.