Torchlit parade brings ‘river of light’ to Edinburgh streets

The annual Hogmanay tradition saw thousands of torchbearers take to the streets.

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Thousands of people descended on Edinburgh on December 30 to take part in the annual torchlight procession ahead of Hogmanay.

The route, which illuminates the Royal Mile in a ‘river of light’ culminated at Holyrood Park, where torchbearers created a symbol of friendship with the flames.