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Saturday, 1 January, 2000, 09:06 GMT
Wales's new year in pictures

Some of the images from around Wales as revellers greeted the year 2000 with dazzling fireworks displays, a fire-breathing dragon and the biggest indoor concert in the world.


happy revellers Thousands of revellers gathered in the streets of Cardiff



Manic Street Preachers The Manic Street Preachers sold out the Millennium Stadium



Happy revellers Just magic - partygoers in Cardiff city centre



Manic Street Preachers fan A happy Manic Street Preachers fan



Mari Lwyd The Mari Lwyd procession in Aberystwyth



A candlelit ceremony at St Davids A candlelit ceremony at St Davids



North Wales partygoers after taking a swim North Wales partygoers after taking a swim



Lighting a beacon A beacon is lit in north Wales



Nuns dancing Nuns dancing at Hawarden, north Wales



Fiery dragon A fiery dragon at Beddgelert



Cardiff First light over Cardiff



Llandaff Dawn breaks over Llandaff Cathedral


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01 Jan 00 |  Wales
Wales parties out the old century
01 Jan 00 |  Wales
Welsh millennium babies put in an appearance
01 Jan 00 |  Wales
Going Manic for the millennium
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