Category Archives: New Year’s Eve

London New Year Celebration 1958-9

Londoners see in the new year in spectacular fashion beside the statue of Eros in Piccadilly Circus.

The statue has been boarded up to prevent people climbing onto its fragile limbs, this still happens every year.


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It looks like the streets remained open





Some revellers make their way on the front of the Forte Hotel beside the Criterion Theatre. The theatre is still in place.

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