Kylie Minogue performed a medley a songs to a buoyant crowd inside Hampden Park ©Getty Images

Glasgow's city workers entered the stadium as part of a segment celebrating their contribution ©Getty Images
Revellers soaked up the atmosphere during the Closing Ceremony ©Getty Images

Lulu opened the Closing Ceremony in Hampden Park ©Getty Images
A banner brought in by city workers with the message "Let Glasgow Flourish" ©Getty Images

Welsh rhythmic gymnast Francesca Jones was presented the David Dixon Award by Commonwealth Games Federation President Prince Imran, after winning five silver medals and a gold at Glasgow 2014 ©Getty Images

The Commonwealth Federation Flag was passed among the crowd on the infield during the Ceremony ©AFP/Getty Images

Singer Jessica Mauboy gave the crowd in Glasgow a flavour of what to expect in four years' time at Gold Coast 2018 ©Getty Images

Sally Pearson, winner of the women's 100m hurdles at Glasgow 2014, joined singer Jessica Mauboy on stage for Gold Coast 2018's segment ©Getty Images

Prince Edward declared the Games closed ©Getty Images

A lone piper played Auld Lang Syne on the roof of Hampden Park ©Getty Images

Kylie Minogue proved a popular performer at the Ceremony ©Getty ImagesAthletes from England holding up a Thank you Glasgow banner ©Getty Images

The Ceremony ended with a flurry of fireworks ©AFP/Getty Images