PICTURES: Thunderstorm lights up sky above Banbury

Lightning above Bretch Hill. Photo by Stephen Munt
Lightning above Bretch Hill. Photo by Stephen Munt

Spectacular lightning forks from a thunderstorm lit up the sky above Banburyshire in the early hours of this morning (Sunday, May 27).

Storm followers were treated to an amazing display as lightning forked across the clouds from around 1am.

Lightning above Bretch Hill. Photo by Stephen Munt

Lightning above Bretch Hill. Photo by Stephen Munt

Thanks to Stephen Munt for these pictures taken above Bretch Hill in Banbury.

Send your photos from the storm to editorial@banburyguardian.co.uk, or post them on our Facebook page.

Lightning above Bretch Hill. Photo by Stephen Munt

Lightning above Bretch Hill. Photo by Stephen Munt

Lightning above Bretch Hill. Photo by Stephen Munt

Lightning above Bretch Hill. Photo by Stephen Munt

Lightning above Bretch Hill. Photo by Stephen Munt

Lightning above Bretch Hill. Photo by Stephen Munt