Thousands of people gathered in Birmingham's Chinese Quarter – the Arcadian Centre – to usher in the Chinese New Year.
This year was planned to be the biggest yet, says Birmingham Chinese Festival Committee Chairman, Jeffrey Yap.
He told ITV News Central what revellers could expect from today.
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A mild or very mild day tomorrow with sunny spells.
Dry and becoming breezy. Mild.
People in Wolverhampton and Birmingham are among the least likely in Britain to join the organ donor register.