WATCH: Last night's lightning storm in Scarborough captured in dramatic footage

Picture by Paul McGuire.
Picture by Paul McGuire.

This amazing video shows the lightning storm that lit up the sky in Scarborough overnight.

It was taken by resident Kerry in East Ayton and shared on social media.

Resident Paul McGuire also captured a picture of the stunning lightning show as you can see from his photo of the sky above Oliver's Mount.

Thunderstorms, which hit various places in northern England, marked the end of the heatwave that engulfed Britain over the August bank holiday.

Have you got a picture of last night's lightning?

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