Northern Lights illuminate Derbyshire’s night sky

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The spectacular Northern Lights have danced across the night sky in parts of Derbyshire.

Stargazers were treated to the rare phenomenon – which is caused by electrically charged particles from the Sun entering the Earth’s atmosphere – last night.

The three pictures in our video slideshow were taken by Colin Dixon in Fox House, Robert Scriven at Mam Tor and Matthew Bunting at Ashover Rock near Clay Cross.


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