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New Year celebrations have begun with spectacular fireworks displays in London, Edinburgh and across the country.

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Edinburgh's Hogmanay starts with torchlight procession

People take part in the torchlight procession through Edinburgh which starts the city's Hogmanay celebrations. Credit: PA
A torchlight procession through Edinburgh begins the city's Hogmanay celebrations. Credit: PA
Torchbearers are being led by massed pipes and drums and the Up Helly Aa' Vikings from Shetland in a procession through Edinburgh. Credit: PA

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