Stunning lightning strikes near the London Eye

The lightning struck early this morning as the London Eye was coloured red, white and blue to mark the royal baby's birth.
The lightning struck early this morning as the London Eye was coloured red, white and blue to mark the royal baby's birth. Credit: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire

Lightning strikes illuminated the sky near the London Eye during the early hours of this morning.

Lightning strikes behind the London Eye in central London.
Lightning strikes behind the London Eye in central London. Credit: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire

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