Thousands turn out for Burning the Clocks winter solstice celebration

Lanterns were paraded through Brighton’s streets on the longest night of the year at the annual Burning the Clocks event.

Thousands lined the streets to watch the parade which marks the winter solstice each year (December 21).

Organised by arts charity Same Sky, the parade, which began at 6.30pm, made its way from New Road, through The Lanes and down to Brighton beach.

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