Tonight saw the Torchlight Procession snake its way through Edinburgh again and raise thousands of pounds for charity in the process.
Here are a selection of our photographs from the event.
Picture credits: Richard Dyson of Trixta Photography
One of the Jarl squad
Before the procession started
The Jarl squad line up
Some of the Jarl squad
Meeting a viking!
The Guizer Jarl
A great event to kickstart the Hogmanay celebrations
The acropolis was blue for the evening
Some other pics of ours from the evening (mainly iPhone)
The public at the front of the torchbearers
The Jarl squad were so friendly and approachable!
The Torchlight Procession on The Mound
One very happy tourist!
On The Mound
The procession makes it way down Princes Street
Close up to the fireworks
And this cracker from Mo Thomson
Copyright Mo Thomson – The Torchlight Procession from the Mercure Hotel