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What’s the weather like in London in January? How to beat the winter blues this New Year

London in JanuaryIf you are travelling to London this winter you will need to be prepared for our ever changing weather, one day it can feel like autumn with warm temperatures and a cool breeze and the next day you will look out of your window at a world covered in ice. London is well known for being incredibly changeable when it comes to weather, it can be very hard to plan your journey without having to bring lots of different choices of clothes with you.

When you look at the average weather for January in London (available from the met office official website) you will see how changeable this month really can be.

January has an average of :

- 11 days of rain, this is about 1/3 of the month.  Although the rainfall is not that much in terms of amount of rain this is a pretty significant amount of days that you’ll need an umbrella and waterproof coat for.

- 6 days of frosty weather.  These are the days when surfaces will be slippery and you will probably want to start your day later when the crowds Continue reading

Top 10 NYE celebrations in London

With a brand new year on the way, there’s a celebratory feeling in the air in London – and there’s really nowhere better to ring in 2014 than in the big city! With a host of brilliant parties, celebrations and events taking place, you can celebrate the start of the New Year in style. Here are our top 10 New Years Eve celebrations in London, to help you decide which party to pick!

1. New Years Eve Fireworks Display – Kick off the New Year with a bang, with thousands of revellers out on the streets of London, and amazing pyrotechnic displays over the skyline of classic London icons like Big Ben and the London Eye. With music, food and lots of gasping, there’s a true party atmosphere.

Fireworks London

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