Focus on ... New Year's Eve

This New Year's Eve, London will be lit up with a fireworks display at the British Airways London Eye organised by the Mayor of London in conjunction with Visit London.

- This year's display is being produced by experiential agency Jack Morton Worldwide and pyrotechnician Christophe Berthonneau.

- Last year, 150,000 people watched the display live, with millions more seeing it on TV via a live BBC broadcast.

- NatWest Bank is sponsoring free public transport in London on the night for a second year running.

- London's New Year's Day Parade will feature 10,000 musicians, dancers, acrobats, cheerleaders and clowns.

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