London s annual new years firework display which sees around 100 000 people hit the streets of the capital and is also watched by millions on tv has been cancelled. It usually sees more than 10 000 dancers acrobats musicians and performers fill the parade route and hundreds of thousands of spectators line the streets.
London s new year s eve fireworks have been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic the mayor has revealed.
New years fireworks london 2021. The london new year s eve fireworks display for new year 2021 has now been officially cancelled. The countdown is accompanied by the chimes of big ben and a digital countdown timer projected onto the shell centre. New years fireworks london 2021.
The fireworks are launched off the london eye and from barges in the river thames at midnight. London new years eve 2021 fireworks over the thames top celebrations and parties in london for new years eve 2020 2021 update. About 100 000 people normally pack the streets around victoria embankment for the.
Sadly the new year s eve fireworks in london will not be taking place this year 2020 for further inspiration take a look at our ultimate new year s eve guide here. London new year s eve fireworks a new year s eve firework display is celebrated along the victoria embankment and south bank areas of the river thames where the london eye and big ben are situated. Around 100 000 spectators line up on the victoria embankment to see around 2 000.
This year you can still join in on the buzz virtually without leaving the house. New years eve london official fireworks events guide 2020 2021. The display is organised by jack morton worldwide with titanium fireworks.
Saturday 11 july 2020. London s annual new years firework display which sees around 100 000 people hit the streets of the capital and is also watched by millions on tv has been cancelled. Mayor of london sadiq khan says that his officials are working through the available options before making a final decision on whether to hold the usual new year fireworks display centred on the london eye to see in 2021.
The covid 19 crisis means that the idea of a late night event with 100 000. The mayor of london sadiq khan has confirmed that the capital s new year s eve fireworks display will not be taking place this year. Virtual london s new year s day parade 2021.
Public transport is limited on new year s day so check the tfl journey planner for travel details. London se1 website team. There will be no fireworks display in london to welcome in 2021 the mayor added.
The mayor of london sadiq. The highlight of the new year s day celebrations in london is the new year s day parade. What we are working on is to do something that people can enjoy in the comfort and safety of their living rooms on tv mr khan said that the exact details of what would happen on 31 december have not been finalised.