Friday 19 January 2018

Ringing in the New Year around the world

 

31/12/2013 Members of the public during the Three NYE Dublin Countdown Concert at College Green, Dublin.
Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
31/12/2013 Members of the public during the Three NYE Dublin Countdown Concert at College Green, Dublin. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
31/12/2013 Tadgh Mockler from Cobh & Shyan Fitch from Templemore during the Three NYE Dublin Countdown Concert at College Green, Dublin. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
31/12/2013 The Strypes in performance during the Three NYE Dublin Countdown Concert at College Green, Dublin. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
Fireworks in Tralee, New Year's Eve celebrations
31/12/2013 Performers during a Peoples Procession of Light, an atmospheric torch-lit procession illuminating its way throug Dublins City Centre. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
31/12/2013 Seo Linn inperformance during the Three NYE Dublin Countdown Concert at College Green, Dublin. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
31/12/2013 Performers during a Peoples Procession of Light, an atmospheric torch-lit procession illuminating its way throug Dublins City Centre. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
31/12/2013 Performers during a Peoples Procession of Light, an atmospheric torch-lit procession illuminating its way throug Dublins City Centre. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
31/12/2013 Performers during a Peoples Procession of Light, an atmospheric torch-lit procession illuminating its way throug Dublins City Centre. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
31/12/2013 Performers during a Peoples Procession of Light, an atmospheric torch-lit procession illuminating its way throug Dublins City Centre. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
31/12/2013 Performers during a Peoples Procession of Light, an atmospheric torch-lit procession illuminating its way throug Dublins City Centre. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
Laser lights shoot from a tower during a New Year's Eve count down to 2014 held at the Great Wall of China in Beijing, China. Photo: AP Photo/Ng Han Guan
Fireworks over the church of St Thomas the martyr at the New Year's eve Winter Carnival in Newcastle city centre. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire
Fireworks explode over Juche Tower and the Taedong River in Pyongyang, North Korea to celebrate the New Year. Photo: AP Photo/Kim Kwang Hyon
Indonesian military release lanterns into the sky for the 2014 New Year on December 31, 2013 in Bintan Island, Indonesia. A total of 2014 sky lanterns were flown by the Indonesian military. Photo: Yuli Seperi/Getty Images
Spark drummers performing at the New Year's eve Winter Carnival in Newcastle city centre. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire
People celebrate the arrival of the new year during a 2014 new year's countdown party in Yangon. Photo: REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
Fireworks explode over the financial district in Singapore. Celebrations started on New Year's Eve where concerts were held and thousands gathered on the streets to usher in the Year 2014. Photo: AP Photo/Wong Maye-E
New Years revelers watching the fireworks on the Princes Bridge during New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
People stand in line to offer New Year prayers at Sensoji temple in Tokyo January 1, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
People stand in line to offer New Year prayers at Sensoji temple in Tokyo January 1, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
People stand in line to offer New Year prayers at Sensoji temple in Tokyo January 1, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
Fireworks over Melbourne skyline and Yarra River during New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
Crowds watch the sun go down for one last time this year before New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
9.30PM fireworks over The Melbourne Cricket Ground and Yarra River during New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
Fireworks over Melbourne skyline and Yarra River during New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
New Years revelers watching the fireworks on the Princes Bridge during New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
Fireworks over Melbourne skyline and Yarra River during New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
Huge crowds gather on Princes Bridge during New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
Fireworks are let off from the Auckland Sky Tower to celebrate the new year on January 1, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JANUARY 01: Fireworks are let off from the Auckland Sky Tower to celebrate the new year on January 1, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
Fireworks are let off from the Auckland Sky Tower to celebrate the new year on January 1, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
Fireworks are let off from the Auckland Sky Tower to celebrate the new year on January 1, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
Fireworks are let off from the Auckland Sky Tower to celebrate the new year on January 1, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
Fireworks are let off from the Auckland Sky Tower to celebrate the new year on January 1, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
Fireworks are let off from the Auckland Sky Tower to celebrate the new year on January 1, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
Crowds gather on the banks of The Yarra river before the New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
9.30PM fireworks over The Melbourne Cricket Ground and Yarra River during New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
Huge crowds gather on Princes Bridge during New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
9.30PM fireworks over The Melbourne Cricket Ground and Yarra River during New Years Eve fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)

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