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Last Updated: Monday, 1 January 2007, 14:54 GMT
In pictures: Hogmanay festivities

Performers at the Night Afore

Sarah Caldwell from Edinburgh captured the scene at the Night Afore celebrations in the city's George Street on 30 December

Storm clouds over Edinburgh Castle

Storm clouds over Edinburgh Castle on Hogmanay hint at the weather which followed

Revellers battle against the conditions

Edinburgh revellers battle against the wind and rain before the event is cancelled

Stewards in Princes Street

Stewards had to clear Princes Street after the street party was cancelled due to adverse conditions

Thant and Thaya join in the celebrations

Thant and Thaya said they were lucky to be in Aberdeen for Hogmanay where celebrations went ahead

Police and stewards in Princes Street

The police and stewards in Princes St, Edinburgh, kept smiling despite the conditions. Taken by David Robertson

Stirling fireworks

Rob Sutherland was happy to see the fireworks go off with a bang at Stirling Castle despite the city's party being cancelled

Fire dancer

Andrea Britton caught one of the fire dancers in action at the Stonehaven Fireball Festival

Edinburgh fireworks

Sixteen-year-old Stella Spencer managed to snap this image of the Edinburgh fireworks from her home in Ratho

Fireball being thrown into water

A fireball is thrown into the water at the Stonehaven Fireball Festival, captured by David Miller

Deserted stage

Toni Wang took this picture of a deserted stage in Edinburgh in the early hours of New Year's Day

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