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In Pictures: Torchlight procession kicks off Hogmanay celebrations

The colourful spectacle was being held in Edinburgh city centre.

Members of the public take part in the annual torchlight procession (Jane Barlow/PA)
Members of the public take part in the annual torchlight procession (Jane Barlow/PA)

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The celebrations for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay have started in earnest, with the traditional torchlight procession taking place on Monday evening.

Celtic fire theatre company PyroCeltica held a performance in front of Edinburgh Castle esplanade as part of the event.

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