There were double the celebrations for New Years Eve in Madrid, as the national countdown to the new year was held twice for the first time, first for the mainland, and secondly for the Canaries.
The Puerta del Sol clock rang midnight twice on Tuesday, to mark the new year across the countries two time zones.
The main focus for ringing in the new year saw only a small number of injuries and arrests. 16 people were treated in the Puerta del Sol square for falls and alcohol related injuries.
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