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Midlands wowed by rare shows of Northern Lights

People across the Midlands have captured a rare glimpse of the Aurora Borealis, better known as the Northern Lights. See the latest pictures here.

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Northern Lights glow in the sky above Uttoxeter

The Aurora Borealis as seen in Uttoxeter in North Staffordshire. Credit: Twitter: @RichardH082

This picture shows a rare glimpse of natural phenomenon the Northern Lights over Staffordshire last night.

A strong magnetic solar storm means the Aurora Borealis, which is normally associated with the arctic circle, could be widely seen across the UK, with sightings as far south as Gloucestershire,

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