Torches are lit using a flare ahead of the Up Helly Aa Viking festival.
Rasputin the polar bear, shakes off water as he is unveiled at the Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Doncaster.
Britain officially exits the EU on 31 January, beginning an eleven month transition period.
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