How will you be celebrating the New Year?

A new poll by Ipsos Mori has provided a picture of how people in Britain will be celebrating the start of 2013. Some 1,000 Britons aged 16 to 64 took part in the survey online with the results showing:

  • 3 in 10 Britons will see in 2013 at a gathering with close friends or family
  • 26 per cent will see in the New Year with an alcoholic drink
  • 22 per cent will be alone with their partner
  • 1 in 10 will be watching fireworks
  • 37 per cent will be staying at home for New Year's Eve
  • 1 in 5 will go out to a friend or family member's house
  • 1 in 10 say they won't be staying up until midnight and will be asleep as the year begins

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