For Auld Lang Syne

‘Should auld acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind? Should auld acquaintance be forgot, and auld lang syne?’ These timeless words are synonymous with Scottish Hogmanay and New Year celebrations across the world. Year upon year they are shout-sung from hoarse throats, disrupting whisky kisses and twirling reels, as...

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London and Edinburgh come together for New Year’s Eve in support of Unicef’s Resolution for Children

For the first time, the Mayor of London’s fireworks display will be joining forces with Edinburgh’s Hogmanay in support of Unicef’s New Year’s Resolution for Children.   In an unprecedented partnership, Unicef will bring together thousands of revellers at two of the world’s most famous New Year’s Eve celebrations for...

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Free New Year’s Eve travel

Transport for London (TfL) has teamed up with world’s leading travel search engine KAYAK to provide free New Year’s Eve travel, so that partygoers can get home safely. Graeme Craig, Director of Commercial Development at TfL, said: “Our partnership with KAYAK.co.uk will ensure that revellers will be able to welcome...

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New Year’s eve starts with a bang

For the second year running, people wanting to watch the Mayor of London’s New Year’s Eve fireworks celebrations will need a ticket, following a successful trial in 2014. To help those coming from far away, or needing to plan ahead, a limited number of tickets are being released to the...

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