In Pictures: UK and Ireland ring in the new year with a bang

Crowds in London, Edinburgh and Dublin enjoyed dazzling displays.

Press Association
Last updated: 1 January 2020 - 12.30am

Cities across the UK and Ireland have been treated to impressive fireworks displays as crowds welcomed in the new year.

London said hello to 2020 with a football-themed show, while Edinburgh’s traditional hogmanay celebrations were led by superstar DJ Mark Ronson.

London

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Edinburgh

New Year 2020 celebrations
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New Year 2020 celebrations
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New Year 2020 celebrations
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New Year 2020 celebrations
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New Year 2020 celebrations
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Newcastle

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Dublin

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New Year 2020 celebrations
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New Year 2020 celebrations
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