How to watch the London fireworks on TV for New Year as 2024 arrives
Posted by  badge Boss on Jan 01
Who’s ready to ring in the new year? (Picture: Jeff Overs/BBC News & Current Affairs via Getty Images)

It’s not long before the world will be ringing in the as .

As people across the globe prepare for their festivities, from parties to swanky dinners and chilled nights in, many will be planning on tuning in for the spectacular display of fireworks on TV.

In , hundreds of in an attempt to snag a good spot to watch the festivities in person.

If you’d rather remain in the comfort of your own home to watch the excitement unfold – a perfectly reasonable option if you ask us – then here’s what you need to know.

How to watch London’s fireworks on TV this New Year’s Eve

On New Year’s Eve, will be airing Rick Astley Rocks New Year’s Eve from 11.30pm, with the 80s icon rocking out at the iconic Camden Roundhouse.

At midnight, the New Year’s Eve fireworks will blast into the sky as Big Ben chimes to bring in 2024.

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Then, at 10 past midnight when the display is over, Rick Astley’s programme will continue with even more performances for another half an hour.

The synopsis for Rick’s BBC programme reads: ‘Celebrated pop legend and star of 2023 Rick Astley is joined by some very special guests for a spectacular show at the iconic Camden Roundhouse.

‘Singing and playing his global hits and some surprise numbers, Rick brings down the house and rings in the brand new year.’

Those joining Rick on stage will include Sharleen Spiteri, Rylan and The House Gospel Choir, after the musician wowed the crowds on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury this summer.

For people who are hoping to , there are various spots around the English capital where they can try and get a good view.

From Southwark Bridge to Primrose Hill, Monument, Greenwich Park and Alexandra Palace… it will be crowded, but it’s sure to be a night to remember!

However, do remember that you’ll need a ticket if you’re trying to enter the ticketed area.

Rick Astley Rocks New Year’s Eve airs from 11.30pm on New Year’s Eve on BBC One.