Violent storms lash the region

The skies above Kirby Cross in Essex Credit: Francesca Knight

The region was lashed by violent storms last night, viewers managed to capture some of the dramatic scenes on camera.

Video footage shot by Jake Forkes from Norwich, Madeline from Needham Market, Amie Hall from Sprowston, Rebecca Thompson from Norwich and Jacob Frost from Ipswich.

Lightning strikes in Ditchingham Credit: Sean Reynolds

Storms followed what was a record breaking day for temperatures and there could be more on the way....

The video below was shot by Louis Boulter in Norwich and Kelly Key in Snettisham

Epic storm in Ipswich Credit: William Jupp
Lightning over Capel St Mary Credit: Ming Lee
Ipswich Credit: Steve Latimer
The skies above South Norfolk Credit: Jack Davies
Taken in Stowmarket Credit: Jonny Richards