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World celebrates New Year

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

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Olympian celebrates New Years with sharks in Barcelona

Belmonte of Spain, double silver medallist in the London 2012 Olympic Games Credit: Reuters

Spanish Olympian Mireia Belmonte has said happy New Year surrounded by sharks and fish at the Aquarium of Barcelona.

The double silver medallist swimmer posed with a banner saying, "A medal for those who never quit".

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