New Year in London

The year's biggest celebration takes serious planning. Find the best things to do in the capital this New Year's Eve and New Year's Day now

Whether you're a Londoner or just visiting for the holidays, find the best events and things to do in the capital and plan one hell of a New Year 2015/2016. Always big on the celebrations, London's got a shed-load of spectacular parties up its sleeve, not to mention the ever-AMAZING New Year's Eve firework display over the Thames.

And the fun doesn't stop at midnight on December 31. Enjoy a leisurely New Year's Day at some of London's best attractions and museums when the masses are at home, nursing the hangover.

Explore top attractions

Visit Hampton Court Palace, the London Eye or many more attractions

Wander around a museum

Soak up some history and culture at one of the capital's top museums

Dine out on New Year's Day

Find the best places to soak up the excesses of the night before

See our guide to things to do on New Year's Day

Update your wardrobe

Ditch last year's dull clothes and refresh your clothes rail with the latest trends to hit London

Join the gym

Those post-Christmas pounds won't lose themselves – enroll at one of the capital's top gyms

Get a new hairdo

Dip-dye your locks, chop off your mop – plan something new for your mane in 2014

Spruce up at the barbers

November's the month of moustaches, not January. Fix up your facial hair for the new year

Check out our guide to health and beauty in London