Powerful storms hit the capital

The sky was lit up by flashes of lightning last night, as storms buffeted the capital.

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Lightning strikes disrupt trains to Stansted Airport

Lightning strikes have disrupted train services to Stansted Airport this morning:

Lightning strikes behind the London Eye

The skies above London were lit up by flashes of lightning last night, as heavy storms hit the capital.

Lightning strikes behind the London Eye. Credit: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire
Thunder and lightning buffeted the capital, following the extended heatwave. Credit: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire
Storms hit in the middle of the night. Credit: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire
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