Timelapse captures fireworks illuminating London skyline during New Year's celebrations

Stunning timelapse footage shows several firework displays illuminate the London skyline during the cities New Year's celebrations.

Filmed at the beginning of the decade (January 1) in Bow, London, the footage shows hundreds of fireworks being set off across the capital.

Phil Verney, who shot this, told Newsflare: "I shot this as a timelapse from East London as the midnight firework surge commenced."