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Thousands of people took to the streets to protest against Donald Trumps visit to Scotland after the president landed in Glasgow earlier today.

Air Force One touched down at Prestwick Airport around 8.30pm this evening, following a meeting with the Queen earlier today as part of his four-day visit to the UK.

It is expected Trump will spend the weekend at his private Turnberry golf resort, while aides say he will be preparing for a summit on Monday with Vladimir Putin.

Donald Trump met by thousands of protestors after arriving in Scotland

Demonstrators gather in George Square, Glasgow, for the Scotland United Against Trump protest (Picture: Lesley Martin/PA Wire)

Protesters gather in George Square, Glasgow, to demonstrate against Donald Trump during the President of the United States visit to the UK. July 13 2018. The President had talks with Prime Minister Thersea May and visited the Queen at Windsor before heading to Scotland to play golf over the weekend. July 13 2018.

Protesters took to the streets shortly after Trumps arrival in Scotland (Picture: Katielee Arrowsmith/SWNS)

Demonstrators in George Square, Glasgow, for the Scotland United Against Trump protest against the visit of US President Donald Trump to the UK. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 13, 2018. See PA story POLITICS Trump. Photo credit should read: Lesley Martin/PA Wire

The president met by a frosty reception in Glasgow (Picture: Lesley Martin/PA Wire

But shortly after the plane landed, thousands of Scots gathered in Glasgows George Square, waving signs with messages such as Give the weans Irn Bru not iron cages.

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Another protester told the tycoon turned politician: Bolt ya rocket and make Scotland great again.

SNP depute leader Keith Brown said: Lets show what Scotland thinks of his immigration policies, of his anti-Muslim policies, of the way that he treats women.

Demonstrators in George Square, Glasgow, for the Scotland United Against Trump protest against the visit of US President Donald Trump to the UK. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 13, 2018. See PA story POLITICS Trump. Photo credit should read: Lesley Martin/PA Wire

It was the second huge protest Trump flew into (Picture: Lesley Martin/PA Wire)

Demonstrators in George Square, Glasgow, for the Scotland United Against Trump protest against the visit of US President Donald Trump to the UK. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 13, 2018. See PA story POLITICS Trump. Photo credit should read: Lesley Martin/PA Wire

Demonstrators protested against Trumps visit to Scotland (Picture: Lesley Martin/PA Wire)

Demonstrators in George Square, Glasgow, for the Scotland United Against Trump protest against the visit of US President Donald Trump to the UK. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 13, 2018. See PA story POLITICS Trump. Photo credit should read: Lesley Martin/PA Wire

Thousands attended the protest against the president (Picture: Lesley Martin/PA Wire)

And lets show the world what Scotland thinks of Donald Trump.

People are saying to me why is he not meeting Nicola Sturgeon? The reason is she would tell him what she thinks, unlike Theresa May.

Scottish Green co-convener Patrick Harvie added: Hes entirely made of ego.

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - JULY 13: The President of the United States, Donald Trump and First Lady, Melania Trump arrive at Glasgow Prestwick Airport on July 13, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Donald Trump and First Lady, Melania Trump arrive at Glasgow Prestwick Airport on July 13 (Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - JULY 13: Air Force One carrying the President of the United States, Donald Trump and First Lady, Melania Trump touches down at Glasgow Prestwick Airport on July 13, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Air Force One carrying the President of the United States and the first lady touches down in Scotland (Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - JULY 13: The presidential motorcade awaits the arrival of The President of the United States, Donald Trump and First Lady, Melania Trump at Glasgow Prestwick Airport on July 13, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

The presidential motorcade awaits the arrival of Trump (Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Trump owns two championship-level golf courses in Scotland, including the seaside Trump Turnberry on Scotlands west coast.

He last visited Scotland in 2016, where he held a press conference commending the Brexit vote and took reporters on a tour by golf cart.

Trump is the first modern U.S. leader to maintain ownership and control over his private enterprises while in office, sparking concerns from ethics watchdogs.

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - JULY 13: Air Force One carrying the President of the United States, Donald Trump and First Lady, Melania Trump arrives at Glasgow Prestwick Airport on July 13, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Air Force One arrivs in Glasgow (Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - JULY 13: The President of the United States, Donald Trump and First Lady, Melania Trump arrive at Glasgow Prestwick Airport on July 13, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

The couple landed in Scotland after spending time in England (Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Demonstrators in George Square, Glasgow, for the Scotland United Against Trump protest against the visit of US President Donald Trump to the UK. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 13, 2018. See PA story POLITICS Trump. Photo credit should read: Lesley Martin/PA Wire

Not always, Donald (Picture: Lesley Martin/PA Wire)

Trump has already twice referenced the club publicly during his visit to Europe.

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The US President had earlier met the Queen for tea at Windsor Castle, accompanied by his wife, first lady Melania Trump.

It was his first time meeting the monarch and they reportedly spent 47 minutes getting acquainted – 17 minutes longer than scheduled.

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - JULY 13: Air Force One carrying the President of the United States, Donald Trump and First Lady, Melania Trump touches down at Glasgow Prestwick Airport on July 13, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

The plane touched down in Scotland this afternoon after Trump met the Queen for tea earlier today (Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Demonstrators in George Square, Glasgow, for the Scotland United Against Trump protest against the visit of US President Donald Trump to the UK. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 13, 2018. See PA story POLITICS Trump. Photo credit should read: Lesley Martin/PA Wire

Protesters made their feelings clear with parodies of the president (Picture: Lesley Martin/PA Wire)

Demonstrators in George Square, Glasgow, for the Scotland United Against Trump protest against the visit of US President Donald Trump to the UK. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 13, 2018. See PA story POLITICS Trump. Photo credit should read: Lesley Martin/PA Wire

More protests are planned this weekend in Scotland (Picture: Lesley Martin/PA Wire)

Other protests are planned for Scotland this weekend, as Mr Trump makes what has been described as a private visit to his Turnberry golf resort in Ayrshire.

A national demonstration is to take place at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh on Saturday along with a Carnival of Resistance in the Meadows area of the capital.

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - JULY 13: Air Force One carrying the President of the United States, Donald Trump and First Lady, Melania Trump touches down at Glasgow Prestwick Airport on July 13, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Trump is expected to spend the weekend at one of his private golf courses (Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Demonstrators in George Square, Glasgow, for the Scotland United Against Trump protest against the visit of US President Donald Trump to the UK. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 13, 2018. See PA story POLITICS Trump. Photo credit should read: Lesley Martin/PA Wire

Trump touched down around 8.30pm this evening (Picture: Lesley Martin/PA Wire)

Demonstrators in George Square, Glasgow, for the Scotland United Against Trump protest against the visit of US President Donald Trump to the UK. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 13, 2018. See PA story POLITICS Trump. Photo credit should read: Lesley Martin/PA Wire

Trump was urged to bolt ya rocket (Picture: Lesley Martin/PA Wire)

Campaigners will also gather outside the Trump International Golf Links in Balmedie, Aberdeenshire, on Saturday and it is predicted there could be further demonstrations at Trump Turnberry where the president is expected to play golf.

Trump will meet the Russian President in Finland on Monday, at the presidential palace in Helsinki.

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