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Pictures: Northern Lights across UK sky

Clear skies across Britain last night meant a lucky few got an awesome view of the Aurora Borealis, also known as the Northern Lights. Check out what they saw...
Clear skies across Britain meant a lucky few got an awesome view of the Aurora Borealis, also known as the Northern Lights. This pic was taken in Norfolk, England.
Photo of the Northern Lights taken by Alex Miller
Sightings were reported from Scotland to as far south as Essex and South Wales. This photo came from the sky over the Orkney Islands in Scotland.
Photo of the Northern Lights taken by Gill Merriman
And last but not least this photo was taken over the skies of a golf club in Gloucestershire, England.
Photo of the Northern Lights taken by Ian Smith
Moving south, this photo was snapped up at Whitley Bay in North Tyneside, England. The lighthouse looks nice too!
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The display is caused by electrically charged particles from the Sun entering the Earth's atmosphere. This is what was seen in the sky over Strathspey, Scotland.
Photo of the Northern Lights taken by Stewart Taylor