Thousands of people have converged on London's Chinatown to celebrate the Chinese New Year. To mark the Year of the Horse, a vibrant parade of dancers, entertainers and martial arts participants made its way through the West End to Chinatown.
Trafalgar Square was home to a number of dancing and acrobatic performances. Londoners also had the chance to try a wide range of Chinese food at market stalls.
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